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Be Persuasive: Write a Convincing Position Paper or Policy Advice (Project-Centered Course) Leiden University via Coursera In this project-centered course, you will learn everything you need to research and present an effective and persuasive position paper or policy advice.
Writing Skills for Health Care Providers Concordia University Wisconsin via Open Education by Blackboard This MOOC offers a short study of writing skills designed especially for those in health care professions.
The course highlights the factors that determine the degree of technicality of the language and concepts involved.
You will learn how to write different technical reports, e.g., laboratory reports, research reports, design and feasibility reports, progress reports, consulting reports, etc.
★★★★★ (8 ratings) Discovering Science: Science Writing University of Leeds via Future Learn What science discoveries will you choose to write about?
★★★★☆ (2 ratings) Academic Literacy Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology via Coursera This is the first course of the English for Research Publication Purposes Specialization.
Topics include: principles of good writing, tricks for writing faster and with less anxiety, the format of a scientific manuscript, and issues in publication and peer review.
Students from non-science disciplines can benefit from the training provided in the first four weeks (on general principles of effective writing).
Scholarly Communication Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology via Coursera Scholarly Communication is a concise but comprehensive course on how to write research papers in English.
The course will help you gain a better understanding of the rhetorical conventions of English and the common challenges you may face as an academic writer.