Sep 17, 2019  
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 480 - Scientific Writing and Presentation (W)

1 hour

Practice in scientific meeting oral and poster-session presentation. It is expected that the written reports be done with a word processor and that the student will have done some original research of an experimental, computational, or theorem-proving nature before enrolling in this course. PHYS 295 /PHYS 495  and PHYS 297 /PHYS 497  exist to fulfill this requirement and there are numerous opportunities with pay at universities and national laboratories during the student’s junior-senior summer.
Prerequisite(s): COMM 135  Principles and techniques of writing for news releases, periodicals, and research journals.