サイエンス・ライティング(基礎)[17S0117]

科目名
Course Title
サイエンス・ライティング(基礎)[17S0117]
Science Writing
科目区分・科目種 共通科目(前期課程) クラス 博士課程共通
CCBM   キャリアデザイン  
単位数 1.0単位 履修年次 13

担当教員 Ghourabi、Fadoua
学期 後集中
日程・時限・教室
2018/01/25 5 8 (13:20 16:30)
2018/02/01 5 8 (13:20 16:30)
2018/02/08 5 8 (13:20 16:30)
2018/02/15 5 8 (13:20 16:30)

教科書・参考文献
The Elements of Style, W. Strunk and E. B. White, 1999
On Writing Well, W. Zinsser, 2006
How to Write Better Essays, B. Greetham, 2008

評価方法・評価割合
その他=Writing exercises 70%, attendance 30%

主題と目標
This course focuses on writing science stories in English. As part of developing “Ocha science blog”,
students will write and publish science stories. They may cover a scientific breakthrough, explain natural phenomena scientifically or others. Their stories, however, must communicate science to a general reader in a clear and compelling prose.

授業計画
Lecture 1
Warming up exercise: Writing a standout abstract
Lecture 2
Finding a science story idea and searching the sources
Lecture 3
Structuring your story and writing down
Lecture 4
Revising your story and publishing

学生へのメッセージ
1. Throughout the course and using textbooks, students will study useful writing points (writing clear
sentences and coherent paragraphs, developing evidence, fundamental elements of style, etc.).
2. Graduate students from different faculties of Ocha-dai are welcome to join. You are encouraged to
develop a collaborative and enjoyable course environment with other students. For smooth lectures,
please bring your notebook PC with a connection to ocha network.