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Wed 3 Mar 2021
14:00 - 16:00

Venue: Online

Provided by: Researcher Development Programme (RDP)


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Getting Published I: Writing for Publication (Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences)
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Wed 3 Mar 2021

Description

This is the first of two workshops designed to develop your understanding of the technicalities and the process of getting your research published.

In this workshop, we examine the technical aspects of writing up your research in a format appropriate for publication. You will learn about the importance of following journal guidelines and house style, and the value of using a clear structure to frame your paper. You will also receive guidance on how to produce clear writing in a register appropriate for the readership.

It is possible to attend this course as an individual workshop, although we would encourage you to attend the second workshop in the series Getting published II: Impact and Peer-review.


Please note: The course does not offer bespoke or 1-1 support for manuscript preparation.

Target audience

PhD Students in Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
Further details regarding eligibility criteria are available here.

Prerequisites

This course will be facilitated online via Zoom, so please ensure you have access.

Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Wed 3 Mar   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 Online Dr C.A. Gilliam
Objectives
  • Gain an appreciation of the importance of adapting writing style to respond to Journal Guidelines
  • Understand the importance of identifying grammatical errors and eliminating them from a paper before peer review
  • Gain experience of producing a small piece of writing in response to a simulated journal ‘Call for Papers’.
Format

Online participative workshop (Zoom), comprising information-giving and activities.

Duration

One 2 hour session

Frequency

This course is scheduled to run once per term


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