193.052 Scientific Research and Writing
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to
- demonstrate a basic knowledge of
  # the conecept of science and its whys and whererefors (philosophy of science)
  # research methods (research methodology)
  # the operation of the scientific community
  # ethical issues of science and research
  # citation rules
- autonomously perform a literature search
- command basic skills of
  # reading scientific papers
  # scientific writing
  # correct handling of references and citations
  # scientific presentation

Subject of course

Introduction to science and the operation of the scientific community; based on a self-chosen or a given topic students practice developing a research question, performing a literature search, basic skills of scientific writing, and giving a scientific presentation

Teaching methods

Part one:
Introductory lecture (during the first 2 weeks of the semester).

Part two (beginning in the third week of the semester):
Supervision by a professor; regular group meetings -
Performing a literature search; autonomously writing a short seminar paper on a self-chosen or a given topic; presentation of the seminar paper (slides)

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

Part 1 - Introductory lecture: Dates
optional preliminary meeting: Oct 1, 12-2 p.m. (online; if you have any question re how the course will be run and what will be expected of you, or if you have specific requests, please attend this preliminary meeting) (You will get the Zoom-link for participating in the preliminary meeting via email || TUW-email-address)
lecture 1: Oct 5, 2-4 p.m. ct (CHANGED: Online via Zoom)
lecture 2: Oct 7, 2-4 p.m. ct (CHANGED: Online via Zoom)
lecture 3: Oct 8, 4-6 p.m. ct (CHANGED: Online via Zoom)
lecture 4: Oct 12, 2-4 p.m. ct (CHANGED: Online via Zoom)

test: Oct 16, 12 (noon) - 4 p.m. (in several lecture rooms)

Part 2 - Supervision by a professor; regular group meetings: Dates
Group meetings start October 22; exact dates and schedule are specified by the supervisor of your group and announced here in TISS (in the section "documents") and in TUWEL at the beginning of October

Course enrolment
The course enrolment is a two-step procedure: Students must

  • enrol for the course “Scientific Research and Writing” (general enrolment): via TISS (open from September 1 to October 1, 11 a.m.)
  • enrol for a specific seminar group of part 2 as well: via TISS (open from October 12 to October 16; further information in the following paragraph)

Enrolment for a specific seminar group of part 2
Please note that having enrolled for the course “Scientific Research and Writing” (general enrolment) via TISS by October 1, 11 a.m. is a prerequisite for enrolling for a specific seminar group of part 2.

There are two different modes of enrolment for the seminar groups of part 2:

  • Most seminar groups require an online-registration (Online-Anmeldung) via TISS (see link below: “Register in a Group”); the online registration is open from October 12 to October 16.
  • Some few seminar groups require a registration in person (persönliche Anmeldung): Students have to attend a “mandatory informational meeting” (verpflichtende Vorbesprechung / Informationsveranstaltung). For more detailed information regarding these “mandatory informational meetings” (when & where), please see the section “events” of the respective seminar groups (tab groups/“your group”/events).

Please note that the registration for a seminar group of part 2 is a registration under reserve at first. It becomes operative only after having finished part 1 of the course with a positive mark. Students will be informed about the definite confirmation of their registration by October, 22nd at the latest. 


Deadline for completing part 2 of the course
The deadline for completing part 2 of the course is Feb 28th, 2021.

Email address of Prof. Steinhardt (please use exclusively this email address for course-related matters): lehre-steinhardt@media.tuwien.ac.at.

If there are any content-related or organizational questions regarding your seminar group of part 2, please contact your supervising professor directly.

Syllabus
The syllabus of this course will be available for download in the section "documents".

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu12:00 - 14:0001.10.2020 Online-Termin (Infos folgen) (LIVE)fakultativ: Informationstermin + Besprechung von Fragen der LVA-TeilnehmerInnen zu Organisation und Ablauf der LVA
Mon14:00 - 16:0005.10.2020GM 1 Audi. Max.- ARCH-INF Pflichtvorlesung
Wed14:00 - 18:0007.10.2020GM 1 Audi. Max.- ARCH-INF Pflichtvorlesung
Thu16:00 - 18:0008.10.2020 (LIVE)Pflichtvorlesung
Mon14:00 - 16:0012.10.2020GM 1 Audi. Max.- ARCH-INF Pflichtvorlesung

Examination modalities

(Subject to modifications in the wake of CoViD-19 safety and protection measures)

Part 1:
Specific tasks during lecture sessions + written exam at the end of part 1
Part 2:
Will be announced on the webpage of the supervising professor in due time

# To succesfully complete the course, students must not fail in any of the two parts of the course.

The grades of each part are weighted as follows when the overall grade of the course is calculated:
Grade of part 1: 17%
Grade of part 2: 83%
(commercially rounded)

Group dates

GroupDayTimeDateLocationDescription
Teil 2 - 191-01/02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu09:00 - 11:0015.10.2020EI 6 Eckert HS Einführung Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten in der TI
Teil 2 - 191-01/02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu09:00 - 11:0022.10.2020EI 6 Eckert HS Einführung Schreiben wissenschaftlicher Arbeiten
Teil 2 - 191-01/02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu09:00 - 11:0007.01.2021EI 6 Eckert HS Einführung in die Präsentationstechnik
Teil 2 - 191-01/02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu09:00 - 17:0021.01.2021EI 6 Eckert HS Präsentationen von Studierenden
Teil 2 - 191-01/02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Fri09:00 - 17:0022.01.2021EI 6 Eckert HS Präsentationen von Studierenden
Teil 2 - 191-01/02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu09:00 - 17:0028.01.2021EI 6 Eckert HS Präsentationen von Studierenden
Teil 2 - 191-01/02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Fri09:00 - 17:0029.01.2021EI 6 Eckert HS Präsentationen von Studierenden
Teil 2 - 191-04 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)Mon10:00 - 12:0012.10.2020 Zoom Meeting ID: 928 7434 2840193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 191-04 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)
Teil 2 - 191-04 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)Mon13:00 - 15:0009.11.2020 - 30.11.2020 Zoom ID will be announced on TUWEL after course registration193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 191-04 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)
Teil 2 - 192-01 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu13:00 - 16:0019.11.2020 - 10.12.2020 Zoom Meeting (Link in TUWEL)193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 192-1
Teil 2 - 192-02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Tue14:00 - 16:0027.10.2020 online via Zoom193.052 WA - 192-2
Teil 2 - 192-02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Tue14:00 - 18:0010.11.2020 online via Zoom193.052 WA - 192-2
Teil 2 - 192-02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Tue13:00 - 18:0015.12.2020 online via Zoom193.052 WA - 192-2
Teil 2 - 192-02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu13:00 - 18:0017.12.2020 online via Zoom193.052 WA - 192-2
Teil 2 - 192-03 A (Eiter) (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Fri10:00 - 12:0023.10.2020 Meeting is online193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 192-03 1. Gruppentermin (online)
Teil 2 - 192-03 A (Eiter) (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Mon14:00 - 16:0007.12.2020 HG0311 Büro Prof. Eiter193.052 Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten, Prüfung mündlich - 192-03 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS); 30.11.2020 11:00 - 06.12.2020 22:00 in TISS Besprechung Vortragskonzept, Gruppe Prof. Eiter
Teil 2 - 192-03 A (Eiter) (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Mon17:00 - 19:0007.12.2020 HG0311 Office Prof. Eiter193.052 Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten, Prüfung mündlich - 192-03 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS); 30.11.2020 11:00 - 06.12.2020 22:00 in TISS Besprechung Vortragskonzept, Gruppe Prof. Eiter
Teil 2 - 192-05 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu16:00 - 17:0022.10.2020 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 192-05 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)
Teil 2 - 192-05 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)13:00 - 16:0013.01.2021 - 14.01.2021Seminarraum FAV 01 C (Seminarraum 188/2) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 192-05 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)
Teil 2 - 193-1-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Fri11:00 - 13:0023.10.2020Seminarraum FAV 01 C (Seminarraum 188/2) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-1-A
Teil 2 - 193-1-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Fri11:00 - 13:0006.11.2020 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-1-A
Teil 2 - 193-1-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Fri11:00 - 14:0011.12.2020 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-1-A
Teil 2 - 193-1-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Fri11:00 - 15:0015.01.2021Seminarraum FAV 01 C (Seminarraum 188/2) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-1-A
Teil 2 - 193-1-B (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Tue13:00 - 15:0027.10.2020 - 24.11.2020 Zoom und LectureTube193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-1-B (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)
Teil 2 - 193-1-B (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Tue13:00 - 17:0001.12.2020 - 26.01.2021Seminarraum FAV 01 C (Seminarraum 188/2) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-1-B (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)
Teil 2 - 193-2 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu11:00 - 13:0022.10.2020 via ZoomInitial meeting: topics and the introduction of the course will be presented
Teil 2 - 193-2 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu13:00 - 15:0012.11.2020Seminarraum FAV 05 (Seminarraum 186) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-2
Teil 2 - 193-2 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Wed13:00 - 15:0018.11.2020Seminarraum FAV 05 (Seminarraum 186) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-2
Teil 2 - 193-2 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Wed13:00 - 15:0002.12.2020Seminarraum FAV 05 (Seminarraum 186) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-2
Teil 2 - 193-2 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Wed09:00 - 17:0023.12.2020Seminarraum FAV EG B (Seminarraum von Neumann) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-2
Teil 2 - 193-7 (Online-Anmeldung in TISS)Fri14:00 - 15:3023.10.2020 via zoom193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-7
Teil 2 - 193-7 (Online-Anmeldung in TISS)Tue14:00 - 15:0003.11.2020 via zoom193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-7
Teil 2 - 193-7 (Online-Anmeldung in TISS)Tue14:00 - 16:0003.11.2020 via zoom193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 193-7
Teil 2 - 194-01 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)Wed15:00 - 16:0014.10.2020 Online (Zoom)194-01 Verpflichtende Vorbesprechung (verpflichtend für alle Studierenden, die an der Gruppe 194-01 teilnehmen wollen; persönlich Anmeldung zur Gruppe an diesem Termin
Teil 2 - 194-03 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Tue18:00 - 21:0020.10.2020FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF 194-03
Teil 2 - 194-03 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu18:00 - 21:0022.10.2020FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing INF Gruppentermin BIG - 194-03 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)
Teil 2 - 194-03 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)18:00 - 21:0012.01.2021 - 14.01.2021Seminarraum FAV 01 B (Seminarraum 187/2) 193.052 SE Scientific Research and Writing - Teil 2 - 194-03 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)
Teil 2 - 194-04-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu14:00 - 16:0005.11.2020 Online193.052 - 194-04-A Themenausgabe
Teil 2 - 194-04-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu14:00 - 18:0026.11.2020 Online193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 194-4-A
Teil 2 - 194-04-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Thu14:00 - 18:0014.01.2021 Online193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 194-4-A
Teil 2 - 194-04-B (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Wed13:00 - 15:0028.10.2020Seminarraum FAV 01 C (Seminarraum 188/2) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing Teil 2 - 194-04-B (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)
Teil 2 - 194-05 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Wed14:00 - 15:0028.10.2020 EA0420 Library 194-5-
Teil 2 - 194-05 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)Wed14:00 - 18:0018.11.2020 - 16.12.2020 EA0420 Library 194-5-
Teil 2 - 194-06 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)Wed16:00 - 17:0014.10.2020 gotomeet.me/MaximilianThiessen (Chromium/Chrome benötigt)https://ml-tuw.github.io/teaching/ws2021/seminar_bsc.html
_NachtragWed16:00 - 17:0021.10.2020Seminarraum FAV 01 B (Seminarraum 187/2) 193.052 Scientific Research and Writing

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2020 00:01 01.10.2020 11:00 05.10.2020 10:00

Precondition

The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Teil 2 - 191-01/02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:55
Teil 2 - 191-04 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)12.10.2020 10:0012.10.2020 12:00
Teil 2 - 192-01 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:55
Teil 2 - 192-02 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 192-03 A (Eiter) (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:55
Teil 2 - 192-03 B (Egly)18.11.2020 20:0025.11.2020 20:00
Teil 2 - 192-05 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:55
Teil 2 - 193-1-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 193-1-B (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 193-2 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 193-7 (Online-Anmeldung in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 194-01 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)14.10.2020 15:0014.10.2020 16:00
Teil 2 - 194-03 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 194-04-A (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 194-04-B (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 194-05 (Onlineanmeldung hier in TISS)12.10.2020 09:0016.10.2020 23:59
Teil 2 - 194-06 (persönliche Anmeldung bei verpflichtender Vorbesprechung)14.10.2020 16:0014.10.2020 18:00
_Nachtrag19.10.2020 00:0019.10.2020 00:01

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Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

German