401-2000-00L  Scientific Works in Mathematics

SemesterAutumn Semester 2018
LecturersE. Kowalski
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentTarget audience:
Third year Bachelor students;
Master students who cannot document to have received an adequate training in working scientifically.


AbstractIntroduction to scientific writing for students with focus on publication standards and ethical issues, especially in the case of citations (references to works of others.)
ObjectiveLearn 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 notesMoodle of the Mathematics Library: https://moodle-app2.let.ethz.ch/course/view.php?id=519
Prerequisites / NoticeDirective Link