Communication in science
Doctoral study programme Physics
Objectives and competences
The aim of this course is to prepare the students to competently present a chosen field of research to general audience and to broaden the knowledge and understanding of a pallete of ongoing research activities in physics and natural sciences.
Intended learning outcomes
Knowledge and understanding:
The students will learn how to obtain and critically evaluate published results, clearly and efficiently present research topics to general scientific audience and to broaden their general knowledge by being exposed to the state-of-the-art research activities in various filelds of physics.
• M. Stevens, Subtleties of Scientific Style, ScienceScape Editing, 2007 Catalogue
• V. Booth, Communicating in Science: Writing a Scientific Paper and Speaking at Scientific Meetings, Cambridge University Press, 2006 E-version
• Other materials as agreed with the lecturer
Grading of a written scientific paper (100).
Full professor of Physics at the University of Nova Gorica.
University course code: 3FIi15
Year of study: 1. year
- Lectures: 10 hours
- Seminar: 30 hours
- Individual work: 140 hours
Course kind: elective
Learning and teaching methods:
lectures, team work under supervision of the lecturer responsible for the course, individual contact hours with phd adviser and with the lecturer responsible for the course