MINA413 Popular science article
Showing course contents for the educational year 2022 - 2023 .
Course responsible: Jan Elbertus Vermaat
ECTS credits: 2
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management
Teaching language: EN
Teaching exam periods:
Continuous teaching and assessment.
First time: Study year 2019-2020
Writing and publishing (or presenting) a popular science article
After completion the PhD-candidate has acquired competence to communicate own research work in a popular science format. This includes:
- Tell a story that grasps the attention of the general public
- To summarize the work in a narrative that links to everyday life and major issues of societal relevance
To prepare and publish/presenting a popular science communication item.
Supervisor(s) and communication advisor
MSc or other equivalent education
Written or presented popular science item.
- Individual work 45 hours
- Supervision 5 hours
The external sensor evaluates and accepts the course and the evaluation criteria.
Examination details: Term paper: Passed / Not Passed