Objectives and Content
Objectives: The students will learn to express themselves precisely and scientifically, both in writing and orally.
Content: The course will give the students an introduction to the most common terms used in scientific literature. The teaching includes regular lectures and seminars where the students present and discuss scientific texts that they have written.
On completion of the course the student should have the following learning outcomes defined in terms of knowledge, skills and general competence:
- Knows terms and phrases used in scientific texts
- Knows the structure and basis of a scientific article
- is able to produce scientific texts
- Can communicate scientific material both in writing and in oral presentations.
Level of Study
Semester of Instruction
Place of Instruction
Required Previous Knowledge
Recommended Previous Knowledge
Credit Reduction due to Course Overlap
Access to the Course
Teaching and learning methods
Compulsory Assignments and Attendance
Forms of Assessment
The students should evaluate the teaching according to UiB and the department¿s system of quality assurance.