This course covers writing skills to produce publishable manuscripts in the fields of educational, and cognitive sciences.
-Students develop writing skills to produce publishable papers in educational and cognitive sciences.
Educational writing skills
|Specialist skills||Intercultural skills||✔ Communication skills||✔ Critical thinking skills||✔ Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
The instructor discusses different topics in every class. Basically the course goes in lecture-style learning.
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||Basics of scientific composition||Mastery of basics of scientific composition|
|Class 2||What you should achieve by publishing in educational communities||Earns professionalism in the science community|
|Class 3||Do's and Don't's in educational wriging||Mastery of Do's and Don't's in educational wriging|
|Class 4||Modification that attract your readers||Learn effective modification that attract your readers|
|Class 5||Emphasize practical aspects in your work||Emphasize practical aspects in your work|
|Class 6||Avoidance of passives and complications||Learn to avoid passives and complications|
|Class 7||How novice writers go awkward||Learn by examples as to how novice writers go awkward|
|Class 8||In-class writing practice and mutual evaluations||Learn through in-class writing practice and mutual evaluations|
Handouts are distributed during lectures
NOT REQUIRED but recommended: Sternberg (2003). The Psychologist's Companion: A Guide to Scientific Writing for Students and Researchers., ASIN: B000VDKFHE
NOT REQUIRED: Sternberg (2003). The Psychologist's Companion: A Guide to Scientific Writing for Students and Researchers., ASIN: B000VDKFHE
Group work and workshop: 10%
Quizzes and Presentation: 90%