Creative Science Writing (Natural Sciences)

2-day training for preparing or writing a paper or an article.

The workshop is adresses to PhD students of the graduate school Oltech.

Trainer: Derek Handley (Mediomix - Real Science Communication)

Please register via StudIP.

Course Agenda

  • Introduction to academic rhetoric
  • Recognizing and writing for your audience
  • Common issues with scientific writing in English
  • Rhetoric and voice in scientific writing
  • The elements and language of a scientific paper
  • Key differences between types of abstract, introduction and final section
  • Analysis of a single research paper
  • Analysis of abstracts
  • Responding to reviewer feedback
  • Writing exercise 1 - improve a piece of writing
  • How to develop your language and writing skills
  • Writing exercise 2 - work on own scientific paper

27.04.2017 09:00 – 28.04.2017 17:00

Universities guest house, Drögen Hasen Weg 64.

Graduate School Oltech

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