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SCIENTIFIC WRITING, INDUSTRIAL SEMINARS

CODE 104071
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/2022
CREDITS 3 credits during the 2nd year of 9017 Materials Science and Engineering (LM-53) GENOVA
TEACHING LOCATION GENOVA (Materials Science and Engineering)
SEMESTER 1° Semester
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

OVERVIEW

The students will acquire knowledge on how to write a thesis and a scientific paper. They will be introduced to the evaluation criteria followed by the scientific journals and by evaluation commissions. Visits to industrial sites and seminars given by industrials will make the students acquainted to the problematics of industrial production.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Scientific Writing: The students will also acquire knowledge on scientific writing and bibliometry.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The students will acquire knowledge on scientific writing and bibliometry.

PREREQUISITES

None

TEACHING METHODS

The students will read scientific paper and discuss their strength adn weakness with their colleagues.

Visits to industrial facilities will be organized. 

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The program of the course consists in frontal lectures on bibliography consultation and data banks and on the editorial procedure followed by the major scientific editors. The students will be taught also on wht to pay attention when writing a scientific thesis and a scientific paper. . 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Material will be provided by the teachers

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

MARIO AGOSTINO ROCCA (President)

DIEGO COLOMBARA (President Substitute)

PAOLA COSTAMAGNA (Substitute)

LESSONS

LESSONS START

Lectures will start following the academic calender of the first semester

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

The exam will consist in the presentation of a scientific paper illustrating weaknesses and stregths of the manuscript

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Oral examination