English 5: Scientific Writing (SE)

Course numberB2.00000.51.401
Course codeENG 5
Semester of degree program Semester 5
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits2,0
Language of instruction German

Scientific and academic writing to prepare students in undergraduate writing works and research papers (respectivement tailored for the study program - see course contents)

B2.00000.42.351 - English 4B2.00000.42.621 - English 4B

Medical Engineering and Network Engineering and Communication BE: Negotiations, Strategy and Tone / Academic Writing: Writing up research papers (IEEE, IMRAD format), technical abstracts, essays, and Internship reports; preparation for thesis paper Geo and Environmental Technologies: Genre analysis (language structures of a paper in the field of GIS), Academic Writing (papers, abstracts, reports, preparation for thesis paper) Mechatronics / Mechanical Engineering / Engineering and Management: Writing up research (Consolidation of language and communication skills applied to the bachelor's thesis, research report paper and / or user manuals)

Swales, J. &Feek C. (2004) Academic Writing for Graduates. University of Michigan Press/ ELT; Second Edition edition.

Bailey, S. ( 2003) Academic writing: A practical Guide for Students

David Beer and David McMurrey (2004) A Guide to Writing as an Engineer, 2nd ed. Wiley, (ISBN 0-471-43074-9)

Weissberg, R. and Buker, S. (1990) Writing up research. NJ: Prentice Hall Regents