Methods will be presented how to collect and read scientific literature dealing with a
specific topic. The composition and structure of scientific publications, methods and
ways of presentation and proving ideas are studied using specific examples. Criteria for
quality assessment are applied.
Learning outcome, core skills:
Students learn how to assess and discuss a scientific subject in crop protection: They
will be able to give written and oral presentations of a scientific paper and to critically
judge the didactic, structure and scientific content and correctness of a scientific paper.