OceanTeacher Academy Course MIM : Writing for Professional Publications
29 November - 03 December 2010
UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE
Organizer & Staff
Attendance by application.
Brief Course Description: Presentation and discussions of various types of documents librarians are expected to write and use in the course of their professional careers, including job descriptions, memoranda, letters, reports, proposals, popular and scholarly papers. Identifies the elements of professional and scholarly writing, scholarly communication and provides practice in writing selected documents, with editorial feedback. In-class writing practice and critique, and individual class projects Brief Outline -Science as a communication tool, publishing fundamentals, elements of a scientific publication, publication policies and practices, copyright law, style conventions common to scientific publications, prose style and word choice, technical elements of a publication, journal style and format, references, manuscript preparation, proofs, the online publication process, print and online publishing, costs and models for publishing, the peer review process.
|AKIMOVA Olga||Russian Federation|
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Label(s): IOC Capacity Development training course, IODE training course, OceanTeacher training course
Created at 12:16 on 21 Dec 2009 by Peter Pissierssens
Last Updated at 11:33 on 20 Dec 2018 by Astrid de Lichtervelde