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Intermediate Level
Approx. 19 hours to complete
English

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Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introduction

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 1 min), 6 readings
1 video
6 readings
Elena Bazanova10m
MIPT10m
LTTC10m
Clarivate Analytics10m
Valentin Bogorov & Darya Bukhtoyarova (Clarivate Analytics)10m
Grading Policy10m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Module I: From Start to Finish

5 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 52 min), 1 reading, 7 quizzes
9 videos
What’s in a name?5m
Characteristics of Technical Writing6m
Measures of Excellence in Technical Documents4m
The Content Approach7m
Acquiring the Three Types of Knowledge6m
Understanding Audience and Purpose6m
Collaborative Writing7m
Writing for Multiple Audiences5m
1 reading
Recommended readings and resources10m
7 practice exercises
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
End-of-Module Test30m
Week
3

Week 3

6 hours to complete

Module II: Organizing the Information

6 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 47 min), 2 readings, 8 quizzes
9 videos
Visuals4m
Technical definition6m
Extensions5m
Mechanism Description5m
Mechanism in Operation5m
Planning Stage4m
Report Structure: Part 14m
Report Structure: Part 29m
2 readings
FAQ concerning peer-review assignments.10m
Recommended readings and resources10m
7 practice exercises
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
End-of-Module Test30m
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

Module III: Researching Your Subject

5 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 59 min), 1 reading, 7 quizzes
10 videos
Academic vs. Workplace Research4m
Conducting Secondary Research7m
Primary Research12m
Focus on Process3m
Laboratory Report4m
Feasibility, recommendation, and evaluation reports6m
Instructions7m
Checklist for the technical report5m
Style of writing6m
1 reading
Recommended readings and resources10m
7 practice exercises
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
Preview Test30m
Graded Quiz30m
End-of-Module Test30m

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