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Apuntes para la creación de un curso de redacción científica

Los contenidos de este video tienen como finalidad abordar algunos aspectos a considerar cuando se crean cursos de redacción científica en el ámbito universi...
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Some notes on how to go about the design of scientific writing courses in Spanish. 

 

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Should Women Write About Themselves? - PolicyMic

Should Women Write About Themselves? - PolicyMic | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
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Should Women Write About Themselves?
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For precisely that reason, it is common practice in much academic writing to include at least a brief autobiography.
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Don't be misled by the title! An article on the use of first person ponouns and narratives.

 

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Manual per a redactar textos en anglès

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Style guide prepared by the Catalan University network known as Xarxa Vives.

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English for Academic Purposes

The Centre for Independent Language Learning of Hong Kong Polytechnic University provides opportunities for all HKPU students to study English independently. Tutors are available for advice.
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Comprehensive collection of language prompts used in academic settings.

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25 Apps You'll Need to Survive College

25 Apps You'll Need to Survive College | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
Dude. College isn't exactly a walk in the park. Thankfully, these 25 apps will help make your experience a little easier.
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Most of them are a must!

 

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Kate Hart: Citing Sources: A Quick and Graphic Guide

Kate Hart: Citing Sources: A Quick and Graphic Guide | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
how to avoid plagiarism: an infographic for bloggers and harry potter fans.
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Fun avoid plagiarism infograph

 

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Applying science to communicate science

Applying science to communicate science | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
Right now, it's hard to find relevant information on how to do it well.
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7 top strategies to be an effective university student - gulfnews.com

7 top strategies to be an effective university student - gulfnews.com | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
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Universities provide all new students with material and introductory courses on writing and study skills geared towards the academic needs of the discipline.
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Common sense at its best!

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Home | How To Become A Professor

Home | How To Become A Professor | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
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And since we are at it, UNCON School is a definite must for all scholars to be.

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Communications Scholars Need to Communicate - Inside Higher Ed

Communications Scholars Need to Communicate - Inside Higher Ed | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
Communications Scholars Need to Communicate
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A widely held academic convention is that when scholars engage with practitioners they run the risk of losing their scholarly objectivity, becoming trivial and losing rigor.
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Scholars need to communicate EFFECTIVELY!!!

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10 Ways Students Can Use Twitter for Paper Writing

10 Ways Students Can Use Twitter for Paper Writing | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
It been a while since we've posted any content on using Twitter in the academic context, so this submission from Leslie Anglesey is welcomed. These suggestions
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Ready-to-use suggestions particularly suitable undergad writing.

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10 Ways Students Can Use Twitter for Paper Writing | Fluency21 ...

10 Ways Students Can Use Twitter for Paper Writing | Fluency21 ... | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
“From Emerging EdTech writer Leslie Anglesey, here are some great ways students can incorporate Twitter into writing projects for the classroom.” via Emerging EdTech. It been a while since we've posted any content on ...
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Great suggestions suitable for undergrad writing classes.

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Making science personal - Chemistry World

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'Scientists aim at making universal claims, and their style of writing tends to be as impersonal as possible,' say Fanelli and Glänzel.
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Some more insights on the need for making science personal.

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On being 'right' in science - PLoS Blogs (blog)

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On being 'right' in science
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At one point, my friend referenced a presentation that was chock full of the worst kinds of sensationalist science writing (it said that the act of sitting was literally killing you).
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Excellent refelction.

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Using English for Academic Purposes

Using English for Academic Purposes: Information and Advice for Students in Higher Education
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Thorough academic English usage recommendations and practice.
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I Still Can’t Understand You

I Still Can’t Understand You | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
Last month, Ivan Oransky of ReutersHealth published a piece on a new article in JAMA Internal Medicine that looked at the quality of patient education material…
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Bad news on the readability of med texts.
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The Awesome Science of Mindmapping | Visual.ly

The Awesome Science of Mindmapping | Visual.ly | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
Mindmapping is a very serious and well researched subject, or art … or something . Whatever it is a map of the mind is definately something to be
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How To Cite Social Media: MLA & APA Formats

How To Cite Social Media: MLA & APA Formats | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
Well, it's official, you can now officially cite social media sources in MLA and APA formats. Although this might not seem like a big deal, it is an important step in acknowledging social media as ...
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MAL/APA shortcuts.

 

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They came from the academic milieu - Downtown Express

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They came from the academic milieu
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It's by John Crutchfield, who has had a long career in academia and currently teaches writing at the Master's program at Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, North Carolina.
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On a lighter note?

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How to turn your knowledge into a product

How to turn your knowledge into a product | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
Hearing the term information product for the first time made me wonder what this term exactly means. Basically an information product is the result of packaging your knowledge and expertise into a consumable digital format such as an ebook, video...
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Peter Doughty obituary - The Guardian

Peter Doughty obituary - The Guardian | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
The Guardian Peter Doughty obituary The Guardian There, he became the director of the Language in Use project, which aimed to make academic linguistics more accessible to the many people who wished to find out what it might have to say about...
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How to HACK academic writing

Come on over to http://www.howtobecomeaprofessor.com/interviews/how-to-hack-academic-writing/ where the main discussion happens after the episode! Writing wa...
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Kristin Sainani is the superstar teacher of the MOOC Writing in the Sciences offered by Stanford University via Coursera. This Unconventional interview reveals her expertise! Highly recommended.

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Smrt: Academic Writing

Smrt: Academic Writing | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
"Smrt: Academic Writing", a playlist created by smrtenglish
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Quality academic writing audiovisual materials. Well worth a subscription.

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The Professor Who Declared, It's JK Rowling - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

The Professor Who Declared, It's JK Rowling - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) | Scientific writing | Scoop.it
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