Thesis Writing (3 days)

TitleTimeRoomTeacher
Thesis Writing (3 days)2020-07-13 13:00 - 17:00 (Mon)Seah, Brandon
Sigurdardottir, Dagmar
Thesis Writing (3 days)2020-07-20 13:00 - 17:00 (Mon)Seah, Brandon
Sigurdardottir, Dagmar
Thesis Writing (3 days)2020-07-27 13:00 - 17:00 (Mon)Seah, Brandon
Sigurdardottir, Dagmar
Course category: 
Target group: 
PhD students
Level: 
Advanced
Capacity: 
12
Coordinator: 
Dagmar Sigurdardottir
Description: 
The aim of this course is to strengthen your scientific writing skills while helping you prepare your doctoral thesis. --> This workshop will take place online - Registration is open until 1st July, midnight!
Methods: 

We will focus on effective writing strategies for the different parts of your thesis, with three afternoon workshops and two one-on-one tutorials.

You will have the opportunity to practice writing parts of your thesis as in-class exercises and homework assignments and receive feedback from the teaching team.

Note:

* Homework assignments due on July 16 and 23

* Individual tutorial sessions on July 16/17 and July 23/24

About the tutor: 
Dagmar Sigurdardottir is the coordinator of the Tuebingen International PhD Program at the MPI for Developmental Biology. Brandon Seah is a postdoctoral researcher at the MPI for Developmental Biology.
Objectives: 
This course is designed for students who are planning to write their thesis in the next 12 months, independent of their current scientific English writing skills. We require that students be in the final stages of data collection and have at least one figure already prepared.