PhD candidates. Participants must be registered at one of the NMBU PhD programmes or in another Norwegian university.
A three-day course that covers the fundamentals of academic writing for both the social and natural (physical) sciences. Each day consists of lectures and peer-review exercises.
To develop writing skills for scientific publications and thesis through lectures, discussions and exercises.
Day 1 Cohesion – how to make your writing flow
Day 2 Clarity - how to make your writing clear
Day 3 Concision - how to make your writing tight
Participants should bring a copy of a draft article. The draft can be at any stage in the writing process.
W. Strunk & E.B. White, The Elements of Style. Available on-line: http://www.bartleby.com/141/
Senior Lecturer William Warner, LANDSAM Noragric