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Course aim

To provide participants with a greater understanding of written communication skills, to assist them in writing their thesis and papers.

Course format

Writing skills courses take the form of a small group seminar/workshop.

Course content

  • How scientific journals work
  • Your personal publication strategy
  • Authorship issues
  • What editors and reviewers want
  • Common pitfalls in writing papers
  • Advanced writing style
  • Giving your paper a good abstract and title
  • Submission and dealing with reviewers
  • Differences between papers and theses

Course length

1 day

Number of participants