Course code MINA411

MINA411 Poster at an International Conference

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Course responsible: Jan Elbertus Vermaat
ECTS credits: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management
Teaching language: EN
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
Continuous teaching and assessment.
First time: Study year 2019-2020
Preferential right:



Course contents:
Prepare and presenting a poster at an international conference with more that 30 participants
Learning outcome:

After completion the PhD-candidate demonstrated ability to present own scientific work on a poster and in a poster session for an international conference audience with over 30 participants.

The candidate will learn to

  • Present own results in a poster-format
  • Edit and shorten long texts without losing content
  • Become comfortable with editorial presentation programs 
  • Explain and discuss the poster with a variable audience of passing-by unknown scientists and be able to improvise and hypothesize
Learning activities:
To prepare and present a scientific poster based on one's own research at an international conference.
Teaching support:
The PhD candidate's supervisor(s)
Individual syllabus
MSc or other equivalent education
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:
Provide documentation for the poster from the conference (program).
Prepare a scientific poster and present it at an international conference with more than 30 participants.
Nominal workload:

25 hours 

Individual work 20 hours

supervision 5 hours

Entrance requirements:
The external sensor evaluates and accepts the course structure and evaluation criteria.
Examination details: Portfolio assessment: Passed / Not Passed