Technical Writing and Presentation (SE)


Course lecturer:

 Marvin Hoffland , MSc.

Course numberB2.00000.50.010
Course codeTWP
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 writing and presentation of bachelor works and research papers (tailored for the respective study program)

Negotiations, Strategy and Tone / Academic Writing: Writing up research papers (IEEE, IMRAD format), technical abstracts, essays, and Internship reports; preparation for thesis paper and appropriate presentation

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

Seminar, small-group activities, individual presentations to include feedback sessions. Group size limited to 15

Classroom participation, presentations, individual assignments and exams