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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, peer review, grant writing, ethical issues in scientific publication, and writing for general audiences....
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建議:8 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week

完成時間大約為22 小時
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Globe

100% 在線課程

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完成時間大約為22 小時
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完成時間為 2 小時

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Unit 1 introduces the course and reviews key principles of effective writing. In particular, you will practice cutting clutter from writing....
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7 個視頻(共 79 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video7 個視頻
1.2: Examples of what not to do6分鐘
1.3: Overview, principles of effective writing6分鐘
1.4: Cut the clutter17分鐘
1.5: Cut the clutter, more tricks4分鐘
1.6: Practicing cutting clutter9分鐘
Demo Edit 1 (Optional)23分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Unit 1 Homework分鐘

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Unit 2 focuses on writing with strong, active verbs. Lessons include how to: write in the active voice; avoid turning verbs into nouns; choose strong verbs; and get to the main verb of a sentence quickly....
Reading
7 個視頻(共 87 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video7 個視頻
2.2: Is it really OK to use "We" and "I"5分鐘
2.3: Active voice practice5分鐘
2.4: Write with verbs8分鐘
2.5: Practice examples20分鐘
2.6: A few grammar tips10分鐘
Demo Edit 2 (Optional)20分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
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完成時間為 4 小時

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Unit 3 reviews how to vary sentence structure and write strong paragraphs. You will practice using the dash, colon, semi-colon, and parentheses, as well as writing well-organized and concise paragraphs....
Reading
8 個視頻(共 105 分鐘), 2 個測驗
Video8 個視頻
3.2: Practice, colon and dash6分鐘
3.3: Parallelism5分鐘
3.4: Paragraphs9分鐘
3.5: Paragraph Editing I13分鐘
3.6: Paragraph Editing II11分鐘
Module 3.7: A few more tips7分鐘
Demo Edit 3 (Optional)22分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Unit 3 Homework分鐘

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完成時間為 4 小時

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Unit 4 reviews the writing process. I will give you tips for making the writing process easier, more efficient, and more organized. ...
Reading
7 個視頻(共 81 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video7 個視頻
4.2 Overview of the writing process7分鐘
4.3 The pre-writing step11分鐘
4.4 The writing step7分鐘
4.5: Revision5分鐘
4.6: Checklist for the final draft12分鐘
Demo Edit 4 (Optional)20分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Unit 4 Homework分鐘
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創建者 HEDec 20th 2017

Thanks Dr. Kristin for this interesting course. It was so useful. I have learnt a lot from it. Your pretty way of teaching encouraged me to complete the course. Thanks for this exciting experience.

創建者 DKJun 17th 2018

Extremely helpful for someone who is just beginning his scientific career (me). It is particularly convenient to have examples from medical articles, as this is the science field I am exploring.

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Dr. Kristin Sainani

Associate Professor
Health Research and Policy

關於 Stanford University

The Leland Stanford Junior University, commonly referred to as Stanford University or Stanford, is an American private research university located in Stanford, California on an 8,180-acre (3,310 ha) campus near Palo Alto, California, United States....

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