Wiley Researcher Academy

Best practices in writing scientific articles

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Best practices in writing scientific articles

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Wiley Researcher AcademyCertified microlearning courses for research and publication success

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Write manuscripts that are publication-ready. A Wiley Researcher Academy and R Upskill certified microlearning course.

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6 hours

English

video

Certificate on completion

Online, On-demand learning

Access on any device

18 modules

What you learn

You’ll know how to analyze the elements that make a good story and apply them to your article

You’ll understand how to locate and follow the author guidelines of the journal of your choice

You’ll discover best practices to follow for a publication-ready manuscript

You’ll learn formal language, brevity, use of tenses and word usage

Description

Scientific writing can pose challenges. Thankfully, there are guidelines and best practices one can follow to write manuscripts that get published. In this course, you’ll be able to understand international standards and conventions in scientific writing and develop techniques to help with the writing process. Learn how to structure an article, use images and explain the contribution the research has made.

Course Author:

Andrew Moore Education: Degree in Biochemistry and doctorate/post-doctorate research experience in Structural Studies and Molecular Biology.

Experience: Editor-in-Chief of the journal BioEssays and the Wiley Researcher Academy; Programme Manager and Editor at the European Molecular Biology Organization. Currently, he is a freelance writer and a writing coach.

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Modules

LECTURE 1 |Video

Module 1: Writing the article that the journal editor wants to publish

20 mins

LECTURE 2 |Video

Module 2: What you can expect to find in the author guidelines

15 mins

LECTURE 3 |Video

Module 3: Manuscript formatting services

20 mins

LECTURE 4 |Video

Module 4: Key information

30 mins

LECTURE 5 |Video

Module 5: Writing sequence

20 mins

LECTURE 6 |Video

Module 6: Writing iteratively

15 mins

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Wiley Researcher Academy

Certified microlearning courses for research and publication success

8 courses by this instructor

Are you an early career researcher seeking to improve your research writing skills? Are you an established researcher who wants to better understand the scholarly publishing landscape? Wiley Researcher Academy has the tools you need to navigate the publishing process and increase your chances of achieving a successful publishing outcome.

Written and presented by a global network of journal…

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100+ courses for researchers

All-round skills development

Interactive Publication Coaches

Multiple formats (Video, Text, PDF)

Self-paced, bite-sized courses

Online, on-demand learning

Developed by senior academics

Course completion certificates

Trusted by global institutions

World-class instructors

PhD, John Hopkins University School of MedicinePhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Professor, Kent State University, Ohio

Founder, Codemy

Only 31% of researchers are offered training to support their skill development.

Wellcome Trust Survey (2020)

Trusted by global institutions


World-class instructors

PhD, John Hopkins University School of Medicine

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Professor, Kent State University, Ohio

Founder, Codemy