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Science writing

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

After this intensive workshop you will have:

·       analyzed the structure of a relevant scientific article
·       an understanding of cohesion and clarity in your writing
·       an understanding of the thin line between paraphrasing and plagiarism
·       gained knowledge about editing and revising
·       received individual feedback from a trainer or language professional on your writing
·       received an individual coaching session from a trainer or language professional 

WHAT TO EXPECT:

·       a supportive environment where you work together with your peers and the trainer to improve your scientific writing skills
·       learning skills which are directly applicable and field-specific
·       learning-by-doing approach
·       individual feedback and an individual coaching session

WHAT NOT TO EXPECT:

·       Extensive instruction on basic English grammar and vocabulary
·       Extensive in-depth treatment of discipline-specific content

The Science Writing course is a collaborative effort between the UT Language Centre and the  Twente Graduate School, University of Twente.

Admission Criteria

You have participated in the Academic Publishing Bootcamp. No previous publishing experience is required. 

Course overview

  • Course code

    SW

  • Programme is for

    Advanced PhD candidates who have participated in the Academic Publishing Bootcamp. No previous publishing experience is required.

  • ECTS

    2 EC

  • Date

    SW-1903: Monday March 11th - Friday March 15th  from 9:00 - 13:00 2019

    SW-1906: Monday June 17th - Friday June 21st from 9:00 - 13:00 2019

    SW-1909: Monday September 16th - Friday 19th from 9:00-13:00

    SW-1911: Monday November 18th - Friday 22th from 9:00 - 13:00

  • Course fee

    This training will be paid from central funds. However, you do need permission from your head of department.

  • Trainers

    UT Language Centre qualified teachers 

  • Location

    Drienerburght/U parkhotel

  • Maximum participants

    50

  • Course materials

    Will be provided before and during the training.

  • Requirements

    English language proficiency at level CEF B2 or higher (Common European Framework) is required.

Further information
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