National Taiwan University

School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy

Course Syllabus in SEMINAR IN PHYSICAL THERAPY (II) / 2008

 

Course Number: 428 M2030 

Course Name: SEMINAR IN PHYSICAL THERAPY (II)

Course Credit: 1

Instructors: Mei-Hwa Jan

                Phone: 33228138

                E-mail: mhjan@ntu.edu.tw

                Office: 

Year Level: Graduate students of the PT department

Schedule & Place : Wednesday15:30-16:20, Seminar room II

Course Description:

        The course trains students’ ability to grab information from research papers and through discussion, they can find weak points from others’ studies. At the same time, the course provides chance for students to design their own research project and practice to write a formal research paper.

General Objectives of the Course:

After completing this course, the students would be able to

1.      Know the form of research paper writing.

2.      Point out advantages and disadvantages of research papers.

3.      Design a complete research project.

4.      Learn how to put your research project idea into words and write a project report.

Contents:

Time

Topic

Instrutor

02/20

Course introduction

Mei-Hwa Jan

02/27

How to deliver an attractive speech

Mei-Hwa Jan

03/05

How to make your Power Point

Mei-Hwa Jan

03/05

Eight important points in writing a research paper

Mei-Hwa Jan

03/12

Appraisal of research papers

Mei-Hwa Jan

03/19

Principles of reviewing an research project

Mei-Hwa Jan

03/26

Important points in writing a research project (1)

Mei-Hwa Jan

04/02

Important points in writing a research project (2)

Mei-Hwa Jan

04/09

Research project Design (1)

Mei-Hwa Jan

04/16

Research project Design (2)

Mei-Hwa Jan

04/23

Research project Design (3)

Mei-Hwa Jan

04/30

Writing an research project—Fund raising (1)

Mei-Hwa Jan

05/07

Writing an research project—Fund raising (2)

Mei-Hwa Jan

05/14

Writing an research project—Fund raising (3)

Mei-Hwa Jan

05/21

Oral presentation

Mei-Hwa Jan

05/28

Oral presentation

Mei-Hwa Jan

06/04

Oral presentation

Mei-Hwa Jan

06/11

Oral presentation

Mei-Hwa Jan

06/18

Final Report

Mei-Hwa Jan

 

Grading System:

Participation in class 25%

Oral presentation of the mini project 25%

Report of a mini project 50%