The course is evaluated through five assignments. Assignment 1 is compulsory and includes a short writing exercise. Assignment 2 and Assignment 3 are addressing writing style, and include a title and abstracts. Abstract 4 aims to help with the reading process of academic literature. Assignment 5 is a short presentation to be given in a live audience. Grading is from 0 to 5, with 1 being the minimum to pass the course, as standard in the UEF courses. 40% of the grade originates from the individual oral presentation (As5), 30% analysing a scientific article (As4), 20% from the individual abstract (As3). 10% from participation, title (As2)... Other assignments are obligatory to pass the course (As1).
The following calendar includes the deadlines and links to the main assignments (see assignments panel on the right).
NOTE: Please, be aware any delays in the submission of the assignments will distort the organisation of the course and it will have consequences in the grade of that assignment. Any not-justified delay in the submission will translate in the lowest grade (1/5) for that assignment.