701-0459-00L  Seminar for Bachelor Students: Atmosphere and Climate

SemesterAutumn Semester 2020
LecturersR. Knutti, H. Joos, O. Stebler
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


701-0459-00 SSeminar für Bachelor-Studierende: Atmosphäre und Klima2 hrs
Thu10:00-12:00ON LI NE »
R. Knutti, H. Joos, O. Stebler

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AbstractIn this seminar all students in the realm of atmospheric and climate science from D-USYS and D-ERDW convene. Every participant gives a presentation about a scientific publication. The publications are selected by the research groups of the Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science (IAC). Thus, the students gain detailed insight into the research at IAC.
ObjectiveIn this seminar all students in the realm of atmospheric and climate science from D-USYS and D-ERDW convene. By means of classical and modern scientific articles it is trained to extract the scientific key points of the publication, to put them into context and critically discuss the results and present them in talks and posters.
Content1st week: course organisation and presentation of the institute and the research groups
2nd and 3rd week: introduction to oral presentation techniques
4th week: Workshop "Ask questions"
week 5 to 13: students talks
14th week: concluding poster presentation
Lecture notesDocuments are offered via the course's web page.
LiteratureDocuments are offered via the course's web page.
Prerequisites / NoticeThis course can only be offered to a limited number of students, however, in any case for everybody having to attend it compulsory. We beg you to sign in to this course early.

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersR. Knutti, H. Joos, O. Stebler
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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Earth and Climate Sciences BachelorBachelor's SeminarOInformation
Environmental Sciences BachelorAtmosphere and ClimateWInformation