Scientific Writing and Professional Ethics
Professional standards. Manuscript preparation and attendance at seminars by faculty and visiting scientists.
 Hours1.0 Credit, 1.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesCHEM 594R
 NoteTo be taken the second year of the graduate program.
Course Outcomes: 

Outcome 1

Students will complete a major writing project that partially fulfills their requirements for a graduate degree; examples include a research proposal, a review, or an original research manuscript.

Outcome 2

Students will identify and discuss ethical dilemmas in scientific research and resolve them in a thoughtful manner.

Outcome 3

Students will practice organizing oral presentations, documents, sections, paragraphs, and sentences so that readers can understand their ideas.

Outcome 4

Students will develop the vocabulary and skills needed to constructively critique others’ writing.