Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

12035 (v.2) Scientific Communication 102


Department of Applied Physics



Contact Hours:

** The tuition pattern below provides details of the types of classes and their duration. This is to be used as a guide only. For more precise information please check your unit outline. **


1 x 2 Hours Weekly


1 x 1 Hours Weekly


11588 (v.2) Science Study Skills 101 or any previous version


Meetings - teamwork and self-regulation. Committees. Development of literacy skills, computer skills, interview skills and techniques. Writing a scientific paper. Turning a scientific paper into a talk, giving an effective talk, preparing overheads and using PowerPoint. Organising and presenting a conference. Writing a conference attendance report. Applying the experience to personal development and career planning. Developing a CV, applying for jobs and attending interviews. Publication of conference proceedings and careers booklet.
** To ensure that the most up-to-date information about unit references, texts and outcomes appears, they will be provided in your unit outline prior to commencement. **

Field of Education:

100799 Communication and Media Studies not elsewhere classified

Funding Cluster:

07 - Foreign Languages, Visual and Performing Arts

SOLT (Online) Definitions*:

Not Online
*Extent to which this unit or thesis utilises online information

Result Type:



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