RESEARCH PLANNING

Second cycle degree in SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE

Campus: LEGNARO (PD)

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: ANDREA BATTISTI

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 4


Syllabus
Prerequisites: The students should know a basic understanding of the scientific literature, the experimental design and associated statistical methods, and project writing.
Examination methods: Each student will report in the class about the points above and will elaborate a research project on a specific topic to be discussed in the class.
Course unit contents: Define questions in sustainable agriculture and plant protection in particular.
Analyse and understand a research paper.
Analyse and understand a review paper.
Analyse and understand a textbook.
Design experiments and test hypotheses.
Draft a research project.