Sustainable Food Management

Scientific Writing

Integrated course, 1.00 ECTS


Course content

• Formal structure of scientific works
• Literature research
- Search in and access to libraries and library catalogues
- Online research
• Choice of literature
• Citing sources
• Citation rules

Learning outcomes

Students acquire grounding in project management (planning, controlling, project team, visualisation of project plan) and the accessing and usage of scientific literature. Moreover, students learn about the structure and formal content of scientific papers.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Roland Gareis, Happy Projects!, Verlag Manz ISBN 3-214-08262-0 Patzak/ Rattay, Projektmanagement, Verlag Linde International ISBN 3-7142-0003-1 PM-Basiline auf; Stickel-Wolf, Christine; Wolf Joachim: Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten und Lerntechniken. Erfolgreich studieren – gewusst wie. 2. Aufl., Wiesbaden: Gabler Verlag, 2002; Franck, Norbert; Stary, Joachim: Die Technik wissenschaftlichen Arbeitens. 12. Auflage, Paderborn: Verlag Ferdinand Schöningh, 2006; Balzert, H. u.a.: Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten. Wissenschaft, Quellen, Artefakte, Organisation, Präsentation. Witten: W3L GmbH, 2008

Mode of delivery

Integrated course

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

Module exam