Course Title : Scientific English (Fundamental Chemistry)

Code 72260
Course Year 3rd year
Term
Class day & Period
Location
Credits 2
Restriction
Lecture Form(s) Lecture
Language English
Instructor Yasuo Mori, Masahiro Shirakawa, Yasushi Miki, Francesco Bolstad

Course Description

To understand scientific and technological English, and to learn how to express your ideas in English, especially English for practical use in the field of science and technology.

Grading

Regular easy reports.

Course Goals

To play an active role internationally as scientists and engineers, an ability for expressing things in "practical" English is gained through understanding the way to write and explain backgrounds, questions, object, methods, results, discussion of the study in English.

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
1 Workshop and talk with a native speaker.
4 To understand methods of expression in scientific papers and reports.
4 Technical writing.
5 Short presentations.

Textbook

Angelika H. Hofmann『Scientific Writing and Communication: Papers, Proposals, and Presentations』(2nd edition: Oxford University Press)

Textbook(supplemental)

N/A

Prerequisite(s)

N/A

Web Sites

N/A

Additional Information

Available according to students' requests.