Computerized workshop and research on scientific information related to drugs.

wfarm1239  2020-2021  Bruxelles Woluwe

Computerized workshop and research on scientific information related to drugs.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
2 credits
5.0 h + 10.0 h
Bindels Laure;

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
This class aims to present the different tools currently available to perform an exhaustive and efficient bibliographic search.
We will also discuss how to write a bibliography and how to reference a text. We will elaborate on what is plagiarism and what is not. Finally, a software for automated bibliography generation will be introduced.

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 Learning outcomes of this TU
At the end of this teaching unit, the student will be able:
-      To precisely select keywords and terms to perform the bibliographic search needed for a homework or a scientific report.
-      To perform an efficient and inclusive bibliographic search using medical terms, scientific terms, author names, drug names or chemical structures using various complementary tools.
-      To distinguish between different types of articles.
-      To determine how many times a specific article has been cited.
-      To reference a text appropriately and to write a state-of-the-art bibliography.
The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled 'Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit'.
Les dias du cours, des tutoriels et les articles scientifiques vus au cours sont disponibles sur Moodle.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Additionnal module in Pharmacy

Approfondissement en sciences pharmaceutiques - recherche

Bachelor in Pharmacy