Basic PhD Skills

Academic Publishing bootcamp (1,5 ECTS)

INFORMATION

Course code

APB-1711

Dates 2017

13 November, 9.30-13.00 and 27, 28, 29 November, 9.30-17.00 

Dates 2018

19 March, 9.30-13.00 and 4, 5, 6 April, 9.30-17.00 

Place

Drienerburght 

Course fee

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

Group size

Maximum of 60 participants.

Trainers

TCP qualified teachers 

Course materials

Will be provided before and during the training.

FOR WHOM?

PhD-candidates from UT.

RESULT

After this intensive workshop you will:

  • Have gained an understanding of all steps concerning the academic publishing process
  • Have experienced these steps and carried them out
  • Have an understanding of the structure of an introduction
  • Have a model of an introduction that you will be able to use for future publications
  • Have performed tasks such a reviewing manuscripts for others, and editing them
  • Have a start of your first thesis chapter that can be elaborated on in the future
  • Have a manuscript that has improved with the help of and feedback from your peers

CONTENT

Expect a supportive environment where you work together in small groups with your peers and a coach. You will focus on task such as:

  • Making a template for an introduction
  • Academic English issues
  • Writing a general introduction
  • Selecting a journal to publish in
  • Cover letters
  • Rebuttal letter
  • Dealing with reviewers comments
  • Language editing 

What NOT to expect:

  • Extensive instruction on basic English grammar and vocabulary
  • Extensive in-depth treatment of discipline-specific matters of formatting and presentation

INVESTMENT

Participants are required to attend all three-and-a-half days of the Academic Publishing Bootcamp. Self-study time: approximately 10 hours. The total time investment amounts to 2 ECTS.

ADMISSION CRITERIA

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

If you are placed on the waiting list for the current course, you will be notified as soon as the sign up for the next Coaching Bootcamp is online. This will ensure your participation in the next Coaching Bootcamp.


Marjolein Rietman for organizational matters
m.j.h.rietman@utwente.nl

Aline Valster (a.h.valster@utwente.nl) for queries about content

Aanmelding Academic Publishing bootcamp

Kies datum

  • maart 2018
    • ma 19 maart1 optie(s)

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