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General information:
Name:
Scientific writing
Course of study:
2015/2016
Code:
BGG-2-210-GP-s
Faculty of:
Geology, Geophysics and Environmental Protection
Study level:
Second-cycle studies
Specialty:
Economic Geology
Field of study:
Mining and Geology
Semester:
2
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Course homepage:
 
Responsible teacher:
prof. dr hab. inż. Kucha Henryk (kucha@geol.agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
Module summary

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Skills
M_U001 Student potrafi napisać prosty artykuł naukowy, raport techniczny, oraz recenzję artykułu w języku angielskim GG2A_U06, GG2A_U05, GG2A_U04, GG2A_U01 Activity during classes,
Scientific paper,
Report,
Participation in a discussion
M_U002 Student umie korystać z literatury anglojęzycznej, baz danych i innych źródeł w celu napisania artykułu naukowego, raportu lub recenzji GG2A_U05, GG2A_U01 Presentation,
Scientific paper,
Report
M_U003 Sttudent umie przygotować prezentację w języku angielskim na podstawie badań własnych i literatury GG2A_U05, GG2A_U04 Presentation
M_U004 poszerzenie zasobów słownictwa zawodowego z geologii złóż GG2A_U06, GG2A_U05 Activity during classes,
Presentation,
Scientific paper,
Participation in a discussion
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Others
E-learning
Skills
M_U001 Student potrafi napisać prosty artykuł naukowy, raport techniczny, oraz recenzję artykułu w języku angielskim - + - - - - - - - - -
M_U002 Student umie korystać z literatury anglojęzycznej, baz danych i innych źródeł w celu napisania artykułu naukowego, raportu lub recenzji - + - - - - - - - - -
M_U003 Sttudent umie przygotować prezentację w języku angielskim na podstawie badań własnych i literatury - + - - - - - - - - -
M_U004 poszerzenie zasobów słownictwa zawodowego z geologii złóż - + - - - - - - - - -
Module content
Auditorium classes:

1)Journals: (Academic, Scientific,University Press, Scientific documents
2)Papers: working paper, survey paper, research paper, review
3)Others: Book chapter, technical report, preprint, poster, abstract, summary
4)Search engins: Google Scholar (citation gadget), Scirus,Scopus, ISI Web og Knowledge
5)Impact metrics: impact factor, h-index, citation index
6)Specific types of writing: scuientifi writing, conference proceedings, peer review, electronic publishing
7)Lists: Academic journals, scientific journals, university presses, style & formatting guides, scientific documents
8)Scientific literature
9)Writing: a paper, report, technical note review

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 90 h
Module ECTS credits 3 ECTS
Participation in auditorium classes 45 h
Preparation for classes 25 h
Preparation of a report, presentation, written work, etc. 20 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Each participant will be obliged to prepare short sci paper, technical report, and short review of paper on ore geology subject. The final mark would be calculated as weighted average

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

1)student has a general knowledge on chemistry, physics, and geology of the Earth
2)student has an advanced knowledge on geochemistry petrogenesis of main metals and ore deposits
3)student has a general knowledge on geological prospection
4)student has a general knowledge on methodology of research of geological (ore)samples
5)student has a basic knowledge on writing and reading in english

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

1)“Scientific Writing Assistant”. April 2012.
2) Nature Publishing Group (2010). Writing for a Nature journal “How to write a paper”. Authors & referees. Retrieved 2010-08-05.
3)The Science of Scientific Writing[This Article appeared in the American Scientist (Nov-Dec 1990), Volume 78, 550-558. Retyped and
posted with permission.]
4)Instruction for Authors (Economic Geology), Mineralium Deposits, Ore Geology Review

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

None