SEE8002 - Scientific Writing and Communication

Offering Academic Unit
School of Energy and Environment
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2017/18

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course aims to provide training in scientific writing and academic presentation skills, while broadening the scientific horizon of postgraduate students in the fields of energy and environment. Students are taught the basic principles of: (i) logical organization and presentation of research work; (ii) effective scientific writing and drawing (iii) the scientific journal, submission and review processes; and (iv) development of effective presentation techniques. The course also contributes to the systematic building of self-confidence, providing rational and logical presentation of research results, as well as criticising or defending the conclusions made.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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