163.103 The Craft of Scientific Writing

2021W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to students are able to write a scientific publication, submit it to a publisher and practice all the steps through to publication (e.g. Letter to the Editor; Rebuttal letter)

Subject of course

Background information about the various categories of publications (communication, full paper, review, book chapter) will be provided together with strategic decisions in the selection process for the most suitable journal ("ranking" of common journals, impact factors, immediacy factors, etc.) and interaction with journal editors in the course of peer reviewing and printing.

Teaching methods

Powerpointpresentationen

videos

case studies

Independent authoring of the individual parts of a publication

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

The seminar will be held online via Zoom. The link will be provided via TUWEL.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon15:00 - 17:0011.10.2021 Zoom seminar (LIVE)Premeeting

Examination modalities

Proof of achievement is provided by the delivery of the finished manuscript at the end of the course and by the constant cooperation in reviewing and correcting the manufactured manuscript parts.

Course registration

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07.10.2021 09:00 18.10.2021 18:00

Curricula

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Literature

The Craft of Scientific Writing, M. Alley, Springer 1996 (ISBN: 0-387-94766-3)

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

English