UE Research project

Diplômes intégrant cet élément pédagogique :


The course starts with an introductory lecture that describes how scientific projects are usually performed. Major points discussed are:

1) Structure and functioning of a scientific team („From Einstein to Frankenstein – what makes a modern scientist“)

2) Scientific literature (critical reading of publications, building blocks of a publication, the „hidden“ information)

3) The „value“ of a publication (impact factor and its consequences; ethics in publishing)

4) Project planning and funding proposals (including funding agencies and fellowships)

5) Financial and structural resources for a scientific project

Compétences visées

The students are expected to increase their scientific potentials by improving their analytical skills, their critical and strategic thinking as well as their skills in scientific writing and oral presentations.

Informations complémentaires

Lieu(x) : Grenoble
Langue(s) : Anglais