Jamie W McCaughey: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2022

Name Dr. Jamie W McCaughey
Professur Wetter- und Klimarisiken
ETH Zürich, CHN H 73.1
Universitätstrasse 16
8092 Zürich
Telephone+41 44 632 67 81
DepartmentEnvironmental Systems Science

701-0658-00LSeminar for Bachelor Students: Human Environment Systems3 credits2SJ. W. McCaughey, A. Berthold, D. N. Bresch, R. Garrett
AbstractAnalysis and presentation of research papers from the involved chairs, relating to topics from human-environment systems.
ObjectiveThe students learn to read, understand, summarize and present current research papers related to human-environment systems. Furthermore, students train the critical discussion of these papers. The students alse get to know a number of innovative approaches for such presentations.
ContentResearch in human-environment systems is characterised by a broad range of topics and methods. This is illustrated by the research papers that are discussed in this seminar. Students choose a paper from a list and present it to the seminar participants. Furthermore, they lead the discussion and train questions and answers related to such presentations. In the first three lessons, inputs to presentation techniques and innovative approaches to presentations are provided and discussed.
Lecture notesWill be provided in the seminar.
LiteratureWill be provided in the seminar.
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