Our Mission: To Enable Non-Native English Speakers to Speak & Publish Scientific Literature Like a Native Speaker

Advanced Written Skills: Writing Scientific Papers

Objectives

  •     ● To learn the parts and flow of a typical research paper
  •     ● To learn how to write a scientific paper from pre-writing to final draft
  •     ● To learn how to use the logic structures typically used in scientific papers

Contents

  •     ● How to format and write a clear, logical scientific paper
  •     ● Linear Outlining
  •     ● Research Papers: Letter Format and Full Paper format

Evaluation (total 50 pnts)

Time Line

§Topic 題目Week 週
9wkx2hr18wkx2hr9wkx3hr
1Introduction to course, classmates and teacher (selective)1
6.1Overview1
Chapter 6. Writing Short Papers
6.2Organizing a linear outline1
6.3The Letter Format: Introduction, Body, Conclusion2
6.4Documenting Sources2
6.5Writing to Publish3
Chapter 7. Writing Full Length Papers
7.1Flow of a Research Paper4
7.2Introduction Section4
Evaluation Item: "The Story of my Life" Draft 15
7.3Western Logic5
7.4Experimental or Methods Section5
7.5Results Section6
7.6Discussion Section7
7.7Conclusion & Acknowledgments 7
7.8Abstract8
7.9Title, Cover letter, & Final editing8
Evaluation Item Due: Formal Written Report9
8.1Responding the Refereeskip9