COURSES

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A very warm welcome to Science Writing. This site has been designed to give you practical information about the course and tips about writing. There are resources to support your writing as well as opportunities to discuss your writing with your colleagues through the forum discussions. If you have any questions or experience any problems whatsoever, please do contact us. We wish you all the best with your writing! The Writing Team.

The core of engaging with Science Writing is through practice, reflection, and practice. The course highlights the importance of getting up and tell your story and practice different strategies which will help you to grow in confidence and public speaking.

RESOURCES

This is the writing resources section. It explains how to give good peer feedback to your colleagues  as well as how to use the feedback you receive from them. It also contains a great number of resources to support your critical thinking skills when engaged with your writing tasks. We have materials related to developing productive writing habits, strategies, and  tools as well as links to external sites offering excellent writing support.

We have developed and collected a great number of resources to support your critical thinking when engaged with your writing tasks. We have materials related to developing productive writing habits, strategies, and tools. In addition, you can find a great number of resources about

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INSTRUCTORS

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Science Writing belongs to everybody who is an active participant in the process across the disciplines. We believe in the power of including and training PhD students who have taken the course to support the teaching and learning process in future semesters.

Thus, we would like to introduce you to our SciWri team for this semester.

EVENTS

DATE

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

STUDENTS

Monday, March 4

12:00-13:00

Workshop 1: Writing the introduction section

Conference Hall

All students

Friday, March 8

12:00-16:00

Shut-up-and-write (session A)

Tõstamaa

Group A: Based on sign-up

Wednesday, March 13

12:00-16:00

Shut-up-and-write (session B)

Kodavere

Group B: Based on sign-up

Thursday, March 14

23:59

Deadline for Introduction section

All students

Monday, March 18

10:00-12:00

Writing Group meeting 01: Reviewing the introduction section

Group work rooms

All students

Monday, March 18

12:00-13:00

Elective WS: Visualizing writing

Conference Hall

Elective: Based on sign-up

Monday, March 25

12:00-13:00

Workshop 2: Writing the literature review section

Conference Hall

All students

Wednesday, March 27

12:00-16:00

Shut-up-and-write (session A)

Tõstamaa

Group A: Based on sign-up

Friday, March 29

12:00-16:00

Shut-up-and-write (session B)

Tõstamaa

Group B: Based on sign-up

DATE

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

STUDENTS

Monday, April 1

23:59

Deadline for Literature Review section

All students

Monday, April 8

10:00-12:00

Writing group meeting 02: Reviewing the literature review section

Group work rooms

All students

Monday, April 8

12:00-13:00

Workshop 03: Writing the Methods section

Tõstamaa

All students

Wednesday, April 10

12:00-16:00

Shut-up-and-write (session A)

Tõstamaa

Group A: Based on sign-up

Friday, April 12

12:00-16:00

Shut-up-and-write (session B)

Tõstamaa

Group B: Based on sign-up

Monday, April 15

12:00-14:00

Elective WS: Reference management systems

Tõstamaa

Elective: Based on sign-up

Monday, April 15

23:59

Deadline for Methods section

All Students

Monday, April 22

10:00-12:00

Writing group meeting 03: Reviewing the methods section

Group work rooms

All students

Monday, April 22

12:00-14:00

Elective has been moved to Monday May 06

Tõstamaa

Elective: Based on sign-up

Monday, April 29

12:00-13:00

Workshop 04: writing the results/discussion section

Tõstamaa

All students

DATE

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

STUDENTS

Friday, May 3

12:00-16:00

Shut-up-and-write (session A)

Tõstamaa

Group A: Based on sign-up

Monday, May 6

12:00-14:00

Elective WS: Digital tools for writing / writing alone and writing together

Tõstamaa

Elective: Based on sign-up

Wednesday, May 8

12:00-16:00

Shut-up-and-write (session B)

Tõstamaa

Group B: Based on sign-up

Thursday, May 9

23:59

Deadline for Results/Discussion section

All students

Monday, May 13

10:00-12:00

Writing group meeting 04: Reviewing the results/discussion section

Group work rooms

All students

Monday, May 13

12:00-13:00

Workshop 05: writing the conclusion section & abstract

Tõstamaa

All students

Monday, May 20

12:00-14:00

Workshop 06: Watch your language/ writing your PhD — what next

Tõstamaa

All students

Thursday, May 23

23:59

Deadline for final review

All students

Monday, May 27

10:00-12:00

Writing group meeting 05: final review

Group work rooms

All students

DATE

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

STUDENTS

Monday, February 18

12:00-14:00

Introduction to the course, Production Process, Planning, Writing Process

Conference Hall

All students

Monday, February 25

12:00-13:00

Peer Review Process, Revision Process, Cover letter, asking reflective questions about my text, Rhetorical Analysis

Conference Hall

All students

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