701-1302-00L Term Paper 2: Seminar
|Semester||Spring Semester 2020|
|Lecturers||L. Winkel, M. Ackermann, N. Gruber, J. Hering, R. Kretzschmar, M. Lever, K. McNeill, A. N'Guyen van Chinh, D. Or, M. H. Schroth, B. Wehrli|
|Periodicity||every semester recurring course|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Comment||Limited number of participants.|
Only for Environmental Sciences MSc.
Prerequisite: Term Paper 1: Writing (701-1303-00L).
|Abstract||This class is the 2nd part of a series and participation is conditional on the successful completion of "Term Paper 1: Writing". The results from the term paper written during the previous term are presented to the other students and advisors and discussed with the audience.|
|Objective||The goal of the term paper seminars is to train the student's ability to communicate (scientific) results to a wider audience and the ability to respond to questions and comments.|
|Content||Each student presents the results of their term paper to fellow students and advisors and responds to questions and comments from the audience.|
|Lecture notes||Guidelines and supplementary material are distributed on the Moodle platform.|
|Prerequisites / Notice||There is no final exam. Grade is assigned based on the quality of the presentation and ensuing discussion.|
To obtain the credits, it is mandatory to attend at least 60% of all seminar dates offered in the fall and spring semester. Active participation in discussion and feedback rounds is expected.