19 days
Duration
1275 EUR/full
380 EUR/full
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The How to write and publish a research paper course from Aarhus University will focus on teaching the participants how to write and publish a research paper. 

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Overview

Key Features

During the How to write and publish a research paper course from Aarhus University , the participants will spend significant time improving their draft manuscripts (see “Criteria for participation”). These drafts will be discussed in detail during workshop sessions (peer feedback in groups of 4 participants). 

During the course, there will be several inspirational lectures given by the faculty or invited guests. Some of the themes of the lectures will be as follows: “Getting started”, “Framing a manuscript”, “Ethical aspects of publishing”, “Writing good cover letters, abstracts and appeals”, “Choosing a target journal”, “How to peer-review manuscripts”, and “Nurture your publications”. 

After the course, the participants should be able to:

  • Draft a scientific paper from “scratch” using scientific English
  • Use the IMRaD (Introduction Methods Results and Discussion) format correctly
  • Navigate in the publication process (correspondence with editors etc.)
  • Perform basic peer-review within his/her area of expertise
  • Respond sufficiently (in writing) to comments from peer-reviewers
  • Give constructive peer-feedback on scientific manuscripts
  • Present research findings orally (giving a scientific “talk”) supported by slides

Programme Structure

  • The course will focus on teaching the participants how to write and publish a research paper. During the course, the participants will spend significant time improving their draft manuscripts (see “Criteria for participation”). 
  • These drafts will be discussed in detail during workshop sessions (peer feedback in groups of 4 participants). 
  • During the course, there will be several inspirational lectures given by the faculty or invited guests. 
  • Some of the themes of the lectures will be as follows: “Getting started”, “Framing a manuscript”, “Ethical aspects of publishing”, “Writing good cover letters, abstracts and appeals”, “Choosing a target journal”, “How to peer-review manuscripts”, and “Nurture your publications”.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 19 days

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

5 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor degree within health sciences (e.g. medicine, public health, dentistry). 
  • Furthermore, the applicants are required to have produced a draft manuscript based on their own scientific work prior to the initiation of the course. This could for instance be a Bachelor’s assignment based on a scientific method (e.g. a study of original data or a systematic review) or a manuscript under preparation based on research conducted as part of a research year or spare time research activities. This draft manuscript must be sent to the course leader ahead of the course.  

General:

  • Exchange Students: nomination from your home university
  • Freemovers: documentation for English Language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1275 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1275 EUR for the full programme during 19 days.
  • EU/EEA

    380 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 380 EUR for the full programme during 19 days.

Exchange students: No Fee 

Living costs for Aarhus

6639 - 10051 DKK /month
Living costs

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Funding

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