874400 Journal club I Build.Nature

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Nothdurft, Arne , Stangl, Rosemarie , Wimmer, Rupert
Offered in
Sommersemester 2022
Languages of instruction


The Build.Nature Journal Club I focuses on deepening approaches and skills on literature research and review and on preparing sci-papers.
Scientific theories, methods, experimental setups or data analyses referring to Build.Nature topics will be approached on basis of Sci-paper analyses, reviews and critical discussions.

Students will present papers found to their individual PhD topics and share literature research output.
Students will learn how to critically review sci papers.
Students will share knowledge and participate in scientific debates.
Students will elaborate drafts and mini-papers on their own research.

Previous knowledge expected

Be familiar with scientific paper data bases.
Be familiar with presentation skills.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students are able to discuss journal papers in the context of their PhD topics.
Students are able to critically reflect scientific concepts and interpretations.
Students are able to draft paper concepts focusing their own research.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.