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Course SO-12-36.1000-K-5

Scientific Writing (2S, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 S Seminar 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h
(2S) 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [5] Master (Entry Level)
Language [EN] English
Area of study [SO-CSP] Cognitive Science and Psychology
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Possible Study achievement

  • Verification of study performance: practical exercises (successful participation)
  • Examination number (Study achievement): 38145 ("Scientific Writing")


In this course, students will learn how to structure and write papers for scientific journals. Furthermore, essential qualities required in scientific writing, such as being clear, concise, convincing, fluid, interesting, and organized are thought and practiced. Exercises will enable students to assess their strengths and weaknesses in scientific writing.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [SO-12-36.1000-K-5]

Module Name Context
[SO-04-2602-M-5] Principles and Techniques of Research in Cognitivce Science P: Obligatory 2S, 3.0 LP