2013_14
University
Rovira y Virgili
Educational guide 
School of Chemical Engineering
A A 
english 
Nanoscience, Materials and Processes: Chemical Technology at the Frontier
 Subjects
  DESIGN, PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
   Methodologies
Methodologies
  Description
Introductory activities Overview of this course's objectives and syllabus.
Lecture Lectures will be the basis for introducing the various topics of the course. Student participation with questions and offering of her/his point of view are encouraged and expected.
Assignments Assignments will consist in exercises related to the subject matter of each of the lectures.
Debates There may be a debate in class on ethical questions, for example, in which a group of students will adopt a point of view, and another group another point of view. A student may be the speaking person for the group; however, all of the students will be required to participate.
Presentations / expositions Each student will prepare an individual oral presentation on a research project of his/her choice. This will be the homework associated to the ORAL PRESENTATIONS lecture session. The presentation will be expected to cover: Topic, Problem statement, motivation, and proposed, methodology, results and conclusions. Other students and tutor(s) will provide feedback.
Personal tuition Personalized attention by the tutor(s) in order to field questions about specific questions on the subject matter of the course.