401-2000-00L Scientific Works in Mathematics
|Semester||Autumn Semester 2016|
|Periodicity||every semester recurring course|
|Language of instruction||English|
Third year Bachelor students;
Master students who cannot document to have received an adequate training in working scientifically.
Mandatory for all Bachelor and Master students with matriculation in the autumn semester 2014 or later.
|Abstract||Introduction to scientific writing for students with focus on publication standards and ethical issues, especially in the case of citations (references to works of others.)|
|Objective||Learn the basic standards of scientific works in mathematics.|
|Content||- Types of mathematical works|
- Publication standards in pure and applied mathematics
- Data handling
- Ethical issues
- Citation guidelines
|Lecture notes||Moodle of the Mathematics Library: https://moodle-app2.let.ethz.ch/course/view.php?id=519|
|Prerequisites / Notice||This course is completed by the optional course "Recherchieren in der Mathematik" (held in German) by the Mathematics Library. For more details see: http://www.math.ethz.ch/library/services/schulungen|