week 34 2018 – Programme at a glance

How to do science

 

An introductory course for master students – Department of Biology, NTNU (Natural Science Building)
Sign up for the course by emailing studier@bio.ntnu.no (programme 2017)

Monday 21 August

09:45 - 11:00 - Information Faculty of Natural Science - room S3

11:00-12:30 - LUNCH BREAK
12.30- 13:15 - Welcome, introduction and info Department of Biology -Thorsten Hamann - room R10 adm.stuff
13.15 - 15.00 - How to do science - in theory and practice - Jonathan Wright - room R10
Lecture 1, lecture 2.
15.15 - 16.00 - How to be a master student - room R10
16.30- 17.30 - Social forum - room R10

Tuesday 22 August

08:00 - 15:30 - Course in Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) at Scandic Lerkendal Hotel

Wednesday 23 August

08.30-12.00 - Students from outside EU - visiting the policeoffice
12.00-13.15 - LUNCH BREAK or Question Hour room D1-161 with Lisbeth Aune/Ingunn Yttersian  (Master Agreement, chosing courses/ study plan, Daim, Excursion, EiT)
13.15-14.00 - Plagiarism - Thorsten Hamann -room G1 LecturePlagiarism
14.15-15.00 - Theories, hypothesis and predictions –what is it all about? Trond Amundsen room G1 LectureTA
15.15 -16.00 -  More about how to do science - Christophe Pelabon- room G1
16.15 -17.00 -  Ethical concerns in research – the experience of scientists in doing science - Jonathan Wright -room G1, Ethics, Cope Check, Cope Guide, Vancouver, ASABethics 

Thursday 24 August

09.00-10.15 - Writing a master thesis -prof. Claus Bech  - room R8, lectureWriting
10.30-11.15 - Animal experimentation in research - prof. Claus Bech - room R10 LectureAnimalR
11.15-12.15 - LUNCH BREAK
12.15-13.00 - What we expect from a good master thesis, on quality and grades -Christophe Pelabon- room R10 - LectureGrades, LectureStat
13.15-14.00 - Sources, peer review journals and academic databases -Jo Forthun room R10
14.15-17.00 - How to design a MSc project Thorsten Hamann - room R10 LectureDesign

Friday 25 August

09.15-09.30 - Plenum -Group work: Project design -Thorsten Hamann - room R10
09.30- 14.00 - Group work - how to desgn a MSc project. (Master students facilitates)
14.00- 17.00 - Presentation and discussion -evaluation - Thorsten Hamann -room R10
17.00 - open - Recovery:  Social gathering with pizza and soft drinks R10

 

Later in August

  • Roundtrip in the library
  • Databases: Searching for literature
  • How to collect references when searching for literature in databases
  • Learning EndNote: EndNote as a reference database and how to use them in word
 
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