27 September 2019
Scientific Writing Skills
This seminar will help PhD students and advanced master students understand and effectively manage the intricate details and potential pitfalls associated with scientific writing for international top journals.
Prof. Dr. Christoph Breidbach
Post-Docs, PhD & master students
After participating in this course, students should be able to:
-Know how to write a publishable paper especially regarding title, structure, story etc.
-Understand ethical issues such as plagiarism including self-plagiarism
-Use building blocks of vocabulary, e.g. for creative sentence beginnings, conclusions, arguments etc.
-Embed qualitative data (interview quotes, observations, etc.) in the text, argue and present the results in a convincing way
-Understand the main reasons why journals reject articles
The workload for this course will consist of 30 hours of lecturing, discussion and exercise work and 120 hours additional individual preparation. This course equals 5 credit points.
EUR 750: Participants have to pay €750 for one weekly course and another €600 for any additional intensive course they would like to visit. Please book the courses separately, we will take additionally booked courses into account when issuing your invoice.