By the end of this Introduction to Research for Essay Writing course offered by Coursera in partnership with UC Irvine, Division of Continuing Education, you will be able to complete all the steps in planning a research paper.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- choose appropriate research topics for college classes
- write detailed outlines for research papers
- find source material for research papers
- take and organize good notes for research
- use appropriate academic tone and language
- document sources by creating a Works Cited list in MLA format
- avoid plagiarizing your sources
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- Doing Research and Planning the Paper
- Language for Research Writing
- More on Citing Sources and Formatting
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- 1 months
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DisciplinesEducational Research Creative Writing Literature View 41 other Short Courses in Creative Writing in United States
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
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