Marc Alexander Wüest: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2021

Award: The Golden Owl
Name Dr. Marc Alexander Wüest
E-mailmarc.wueest@env.ethz.ch
URLhttp://www.iac.ethz.ch/people/wueest
DepartmentEnvironmental Systems Science
RelationshipLecturer

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
701-1211-01LMaster's Seminar: Atmosphere and Climate 1 Restricted registration - show details 3 credits2SH. Joos, R. Knutti, A. Merrifield Könz, M. A. Wüest
AbstractIn this seminar, the process of writing a scientific proposal is
introduced. The essential elements of a proposal, including the peer
review process, are outlined and class exercises train
scientific writing skills. Knowledge exchange between class
participants is promoted through the preparation of a master thesis
proposal and evaluation of each other's work.
ObjectiveScientific writing skills
How to effectively write a scientific proposal.
ContentIn this seminar, the process of writing a scientific proposal will be
introduced. The essential elements of a proposal, including the peer
review process, will be outlined and class exercises will train
scientific writing skills. Knowledge exchange between class
participants is promoted through the preparation of a master thesis
proposal and evaluation of each other's work.
Prerequisites / NoticePlease register for the seminar 1 in the semester BEFORE writing your MSc thesis.
Attendance is mandatory.
701-1211-02LMaster's Seminar: Atmosphere and Climate 2 Restricted registration - show details 3 credits2SH. Joos, R. Knutti, A. Merrifield Könz, M. A. Wüest
AbstractThis seminar brings the students working on their Master thesis together. Students present their Master thesis project including an overview of the outline and the first scientific results. In this seminar presentation skills and visualisation techniques are trained and methods of scientific project management are introduced and applied to the Master project.
Objective- training of presentation and visualisation skills
- gain basic knowledge in project management
- train how to lead a discussion, chair a presentation
ContentThis seminar brings the students working on their MSc thesis together. Students present their MSc thesis project including an overview of the outline and the first scientific results. In this seminar presentation skills and visualisation techniques are trained and methods of scientific project management are introduced and applied to the MSc project.
Prerequisites / NoticePlease register for this seminar 2 in the semester in which you work on your MSc thesis.
Attendance is mandatory