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Writing in the Sciences

This course teaches scientists to become more effective writers, using practical examples and exercises. Topics include: principles of good writing, tricks for writing faster and with less anxiety, the format of a scientific manuscript, and issues in publication and peer review.

Start Date: Sep 24, 2012 Topics: Writing

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This 8-week graduate-level course teaches scientists to become more effective writers, using practical examples and exercises. Topics: principles of good writing, tricks for writing faster, the format of a scientific manuscript, and issues in publication and peer review.

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  • Dates: Sep 24, 2012 to Oct 24, 2012
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Kristin Sainani
  • Institution: Coursera
  • Topics: Writing

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About Coursera: Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.

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