Scientific communication


Langue d'enseignement : Anglais
Crédits ECTS: 3


  • Heures d'enseignement dispensées à l'étudiant : 54 heures
  • Temps de travail personnel : 21 heures

Objectifs et compétences

Objectifs :
Upon completion of this course, students will have understood the basic philosophy of the conception and communication of Neuroscience research work. They will be able to identify and ask clearly an experimental question, to explain and describe the following steps: problem – experimental question – experiments. They will know how to present results objectively, to give a critical discussion of the data, to summarize the main findings and provide some significance to the work.

They will be able to prepare and present effective oral and written presentations in Neuroscience.

Compétences :
  • Know the basis of English grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation
  • Design experimental protocols
  • Understand the main ideas of complex text written in English
  • Interact regularly with native English speakers without strain for either party
  • Produce clear, detailed texts in English on a wide range of subjects and explain precisely a viewpoint on a topical issue
  • Communicate effectively in English and native language on the procedures followed and the results yielded by experiments with the matching interpretation to diverse audiences using a range of media (from research papers to public communications)
  • Apply the basic philosophy of scientific and technical thinking and consider ethical issues related to scientific research

Organisation pédagogique

le mode de fonctionnement de l'UE est présenté au début des enseignements

Contrôle des connaissances

Session 1 :

Contrôle continu : Coef 1

Session :

Examen écrit (1h) ou oral selon effectif : Coef 1

Lectures recommandées

l'ensemble des références bibliographiques est communiqué au début des enseignements

Responsable de l'unité d'enseignement

Aline Desmedt


la composition de l'ensemble de l'équipe pédagogique est communiquée au début des enseignements