This workshop aims at equipping participants with necessary academic skills, such as reading, writing, presentation and research skills. These skills are essential for their research work. Topics covered include: timed reading, note-taking, paraphrasing, proper citation, writing for publishing.
By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:
• Read articles/books fast and strategically
• Communicate ideas clearly in different written and oral format
• Avoid serious violations such as plagiarism that could jeopardize written work.
Know the characteristics of a good, publishable paper.
Training methods: Presentation of theoretical part, exercises, open discussions, self-assessment, case study, group work and action plans