Syllabus for Presentation and Publication

Presentation och publicering

A revised version of the syllabus is available.

  • 5 credits
  • Course code: 1GV006
  • Education cycle: Second cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Earth Science A1N
  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (3), Pass with credit (4), Pass with distinction (5)
  • Established: 2008-03-13
  • Established by: The Faculty Board of Science and Technology
  • Applies from: week 44, 2008
  • Entry requirements: 120 credits with knowledge and skill corresponding to 40 credits (60 ECTS credits) in Earth Sciences or Biology.
  • Responsible department: Department of Earth Sciences

Learning outcomes

After completion of the course the student should have

  • in depth knowledge and understanding of various styles of oral and written presentations

  • improved practical skills in presenting oral and written presentations

  • in depth understanding of the demands of presenting oral and written presentations


Lectures on the basic demands of and styles of oral and written presentations. The content of a scientific article. How to write a successful scientific article? How to avoid the most common linguistic and stylistic mistakes? Practical work with written and oral presentations in various scientific works, and how to referee a scientific manuscript.


Lectures, individual obligatory written and oral presentations.


The compulsory parts of written and oral presentations must be approved.

Reading list

The reading list is missing. For further information, please contact the responsible department.