CH4431 – Scientific Writing


All Staff

Module Convenor:      

Dr T. van Mourik


203 hours


To give the student the experience in sourcing and working with scientific literature related to a topic of chemical research and the opportunity to develop a number of important skills concerning the dissemination of complex ideas to a wider scientific audience.


On successful completion of the module the student will have developed skills in the following areas:

1.Search the chemical and related literature

2. Conduct a literature review

3. Critically evaluate scientific articles

4. Communicate science (written and orally) to a wider scientific audience

5. Respond to reviewers’ feedback on a scientific review article