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Enrol
29.11.2019 at 09:00 - 10.2.2020 at 23:59

Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Mon 24.2.2020
16:00 - 19:00
Wed 26.2.2020
16:00 - 19:00
Mon 2.3.2020
16:00 - 19:00
Wed 4.3.2020
16:00 - 19:00
Mon 9.3.2020
16:00 - 19:00

Description

Doctoral candidates

Compulsory/optional course: Optional

• Coordinating degree programme: Doctoral School in Health Sciences
• The course belongs to the following module: General Transferable Skills
• Availability of the course to students of other degree programmes: Yes, but subject to capacity

Advanced level of English

Course learning outcomes:

to increase awareness of effective writing strategies and conventions, and to improve the quality of research writing in progress.

The course is organised once every term.

Struggling with research writing? Frustrated about slow progress? Not sure if your text quality meets publication criteria? This course is designed to support your research writing process. It consists of lectures on specific areas of writing and culminates in 2 feedback sessions in which each participant receives detailed feedback on a manuscript from a peer and the lecturer.

Lectures and feedback sessions combined with readings, writings and exercises completed outside class and then discussed during class meetings

PASS/FAIL, 80% attendance and assignment completion required

Advanced level of English

Lectures and feedback sessions combined with readings, writings and exercises completed outside class and then discussed during class meetings

contact lessons, face-to-face meetings, independent and group work between the lectures and meetings. The course participants are to produce text for each lecture. Maximum 18 course participants.