University of Basel - ECPM

Scientific Medical Writing

Practical Information

Commencing Date:
Basel Switzerland

Teaching Methodology:
Credits :
Short courses (CPD): 1 ECTS

European Fees:
1500 CHF
Scholarship Possibilities:

Course Contact

Annette Mollet

+41 61 267 19 52


Office Link

University of Basel - ECPM

University Accreditation: Yes

Centre of Excellence


Objectives: Brush up you English and learn how to write a clear and informative scientific text, how to structure a paper and a report. This course will cover: - What is the correct strategic approaches to write successful documents - How to convey a message to the target audience - How to produce high-quality documents - What are the requirements to reach a successful outcome Format 1 day introduction to the field of strategic scientific and medical writing 1 day hands on training with own material: writing and analysing scientific texts Each course can also be booked individually

IMI Standards

  • A predefined set of teaching objectives, leading to defined learning outcomes
  • Assessment of the students' achievement in accordance with the agreed learning outcomes of the training offered
  • A system for collecting, assessing and addressing feedback from learners, teachers, technical / administrative staff and programme / course / module managers
  • Availability of appropriate and regularly reviewed reference material (e.g. published articles, links, book chapters, scripts, etc)
  • Defined and transparent admission criteria
  • Quality assurance of teaching staff
  • Regular review of the QA/QC process and demonstration that the training is further developed in light of this review
  • The facilities, infrastructure, leadership and competences available for the support of student learning
  • University accreditation OR a system for approving, monitoring and reviewing the training offered