Research Writing

Course Description

The course focuses on helping students to make academic presentations whether verbally (as in a conference) or in writing (as in a paper). Topics include:

  • how to write a research proposal
  • how to structure a presentation (on paper and in powerpoint),
  • tenses used in various parts of a paper presentation,
  • how to structure clear logical paragraphs,
  • how to be concise,
  • how to avoid ambiguity and different writing styles (for example, conventions for use of numbers, abbreviations, etc.)