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Research Writing

How to Do a Literature Review

This course has been created for those pursuing research, at PhD level or not – anyone who wants to improve their ability to write about academic literature for research purposes. You can use the hashtag #FLLitReview to talk about this course on social media.

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  • Understanding the literature review as a genre, and its fundamental role in all serious investigations and research projects
  • Developing a useful list of search terms and understanding where to use them to find the most relevant literature available
  • Developing a professional bibliography and annotating it with critical evaluations of readings
  • Asking good questions to guide the reading and writing process
  • Planning a critical discussion in response to specific questions and based on evidence from the published literature
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Starts Mar 4 (8 weeks ago)
Cost $59
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Instructors Emily Purser, Bethany Muscat
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Language English
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Length 4 weeks
Effort 4 hours per week
Starts Mar 4 (8 weeks ago)
Cost $59
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Instructors Emily Purser, Bethany Muscat
Download Videos Only via web browser
Language English
Subjects Programming Languages Humanities
Tags C R Languages & Cultures

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