Scientific poster design
When: 25-26 August 2020
Where: Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala (OR if not possible to have a physical meeting, the course will be held online).
Number of credits: 0.5 ECTS
Target audience: PhD students working in fields related to chemicals, health and environment (also early career and senior researchers can, as far as space allows, attend).
Aim: Communicating your science effectively is one of the most meaningful things to learn, and this course aims to increase your skills in making a good poster and communicating your science.
Content: This is a workshop offering an occasion to learn more about visualizing and communicating your science, as well as extensive networking opportunities.
This course is part of the 2nd annual SWACCS junior academy workshop (JAWS) that also offer lectures on reproductive and developmental toxicology, please see https://www.swaccs.se/2020-08-25-26-2nd-annual-swaccs-junior-academy-workshop-jaws
for more information.
August 25 (10-17):
- Workshop “visualize your science”, including lectures and hands-on DIY poster design. This workhop will be held by Andreas Dahlin from Visualize Your Science AB https://www.visualizeyourscience.com/
August 26 (11-13):
- Poster session
Knowledge and understanding
- Describe how to design an attractive poster
Skills and capacities
- Apply practical skills to design and present a poster
Evaluative capacity and approach
- To do a constructive evaluation of other participants posters.
Examination: Active participation in the course is needed to achieve the course credits, where presenting a poster made during the workshop is the examination.
Course leader: Elin Engdahl
Information about course content:
Deadline of application: 2020-08-03
Costs: There is no course fee. The participants will cover their own travel and living costs.