Schedule, CHEM 3700W & CHEM 7087, Spring 2017
Posted: Jan. 1, 2017. Last Update: April 13, 2017.

Week of Theme Resource/Software Assignment Start of Review
Jan. 16 Science and Scientific Peer Review
W: Nature of Science & Course Goals; F: Course Materials & Organization
Jan. 23 Prewriting Activities, Reading, Condensing, Outlining
M: Introduction of WI Tutor; Reading and Publication Types; W: A01a & A1b w/ Rubrics; F (CCL): A01a
Word Wed., 01/25: A01a
Jan. 30 Piling-In, Source-to-Reference Inversion and Writing Paragraphs
M: Mindmaps & Outlining; W: Writing Paragraphs; F (CCL): A01b
Word Wed., 02/01: A01b Wed., 02/01: A01a
Feb. 6 Data Presentation: Tables and Schemes
M: Tables; W: Schemes; F (CCL): A02
ChemDraw, Word Wed., 02/08: A02 Wed., 02/08: A01b
Feb. 13 Data Pres. & Analysis I: Tables, Statistics, Functions & Graphing.
M,W: Schemes; Graphs & Histograms; F (CCL): A03
Excel Wed., 02/15: A03 Wed., 02/15: A02
Feb. 20 Data Presentation & Analysis II: Simulation & Graphing
M,W: Summary, Paraphrase & Plagiarism; W: A04; F (CCL): A04
Excel Wed., 02/22: A04 Wed., 02/22: A03
Feb. 27 Search & Bibliography
M,W: Search; W: A05 & A06; F (CCL): A05
SciFinder, Word Wed., 03/01: A05, A06 Wed., 03/01, A04 (Instr. Rev.); Fri., 03/03, A04 (PR)
March 6 Citation & Reference Section; Article & Slides Powerpoint Wed., 03/08: A05
March 13 Oral Presentation Week All Resources All Week: A06
March 20 Materials and Methods, Appendix
M: Overview A08-A11, Assign A08 & A09. W: JOC Guidelines for Authors. F (CCL): Work on A08 (MMA).
JOC Guide for Authors, ACS Copyright MWF: A08, A09
March 27 SPRING BREAK H2O, SiO2 & hνs
April 3 Writing a Paper & Publication Ethics
M: Publication Ethics. W (CCL): Work on A08 & A09. F (Classroom): More PR Ethics.
ACS Ethics Guidelines Wed., 04/05, A08 (Instr. Rev.); Fri., 04/07, A08 (PR)
April 10 Peer Review Examples
M: PR Examples. W: Assign A10. F (CCL): Continue work on A09; setup A10 (Written PRs)
Peer Review Example Wed., 04/12, A10, A11 Wed., 04/12, A09 (Instr. Rev.); Mon., 04/17, A09 (PR)
April 17 Revising & Responding to Editors and Referees
M: PR Case Studies. W: PR Examples & A11 Strategy. F (CCL): Work on A11 (Revision of A9).
PR Case Studies A10 due 04/19; PRs provided to authors by Fri., 04/21
April 24 Scientific Conduct and Misconduct
M: PR case Studies. W: Start P11. Top-10 Wordle. PR Case Studies (more). F: Collect P11. ORI Process. Evaluations (TA & faculty).
ORI Case Studies Wed., 04/26, A11
Fri., 04/28, PR(A11) complete.
May 1 Wrap-Up and Science Communication
M: Return A11 with P11. ORI-Cases. W: Science Communication. F, May 5: Reading Day