English in Medical Science and Technology II University of Tsukuba
Dependent on the module they took in the English in Medical Science and Technology I course, students will rotate through two of the following modules: Scientific Writing, Scientitific Presentation, Scientific Multimedia Communication. As in the spring semester, classes will be conducted entirely in English, so students will also hone their listening skills. Upon completion of the course, students will have a foundation for sharing their knowledge and ideas with other scientists in English.
Upon completion of the course, students will have a foundation for sharing knowledge and ideas with other scientists in English.
Broad perspective and international character Communication Ability to open up the future
Assignments, module tests 50% per module. Grade breakdown per module will be announced by the module instructor.
Scientific Writing Module (rotation) 1. Introduction section; Punctuation 2. Methods section; Word choice 3. Results section; Verbs 4. Discussion section; Redundancy 5. Module test Multimedia Communication Module (rotation) Week 6 Unit 1: Introduction - "Science isn't finished until it is communicated" Week 7 Unit 2: Visual Communication - "A picture is worth a thousand words" Week 8 Unit 3: Directing and Camera Work - "Remember to turn on the light" Week 9 Unit 4: Video Editing - "The greatest editors go unnoticed" Week 10 Unit 5: Video Submission and Assessment Scientific Presentation Module (rotation) Week 6 Getting started (preparing the script) Week 7 First practice (effective verbal delivery) Week 8 Second practice (effective visual delivery) Week 9 Recording your presentation Week 10 Giving feedback on presentationsStudents will rotate through the 2 modules not taken in Spring Semester.
Online Course Requirement
Miyamasu Flaminia,Mayers Thomas David,Florescu Cosmin Mihail
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