INASP (International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications), UK has advertised an online course on research writing from 20 October to 30 November 2015. The details are given below. We encourage the young staff to register. Please visit there site for more details and registration. If you need any help or further information please mail firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you.
Librarian/ Univ. of Colombo
Enrolment open: Online Course in Research Writing
INASP / Author Aid is pleased to announce our upcoming online course in research writing. This will cover all aspects of writing research papers for publication in peer-reviewed journals.
Main topics covered in the course: literature review, publication ethics, targeting the right journals, writing and publishing a research paper.
Who the course is for: Early career researchers in developing countries
Course duration: 6 weeks
Course dates: 20 October to 30 November 2015
Course facilitator: Ravi Murugesan (INASP Associate and AuthorAID team member)
How to join: Download the course announcement and follow the instructions. Enrolment is FREE and is done online
Deadline to enroll: 26 October 2015 (end of induction week)
You should plan to spend about 4 to 5 hours per week on the course to complete the given lessons and activities. You can study in your own time. There will be no live sessions or face-to-face meetings. There will however be some deadlines in the course. You should have regular access to the Internet, but a high-bandwidth connection is not necessary. The course lessons and activities are largely text-based.
Please note that although this is an open course, if we receive a very high number of people joining, we may have to limit enrolment due to server capacity. We suggest that you enroll in the course as soon as possible if you are interested.
Full details can be found on the website
Andy Nobes ● Programme Officer, Research Development and Support