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About

This Introduction to Research for Essay Writing course offered by Coursera in partnership with UC Irvine, Division of Continuing Education is the last course in the Academic Writing specialization before the capstone project. 

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Overview

Key Features

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research
  • Doing Research and Planning the Paper
  • Language for Research Writing
  • More on Citing Sources and Formatting

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 1 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 1 months.

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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