912333 Scientific methods and writing skills

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2021/22
Languages of instruction


Fundamentals of scientific methodology and scientific communication; scientific information recherche and scientific information management techniques; basics in scientific writing; structuring scientific publications, citation rules; visualisation; presentation techniques, making diagrams; home-exercise: structuring a poster presentation. Short presentation of the poster (5 Min, "poster pitch"

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Learning outcomes:
- students know about fundamentals of scientific work and scientific communication
- students have theoretical and practical skills in collecting and citing scientific information
- students have knowledge on the structure of various types of scientific publications
- students have an overview on various kinds of scientific figures and tables
students are able to create and present a scientific poster
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.