write a journal article using imrad

Overview

There will be an examination of structure/content of quantitative published articles that use the IMRAD structure

 

It will be an active writing session.  

On completion of this course students and academic staff will acquire a new skill in academic writing designed to reduce anxiety.   

Feedback from PGR students regarding this course include:

  • The University of Exeter in 2018 reported a 25% icrease in confidence in writing an article using IMRAD

Students and academic staff should attend the course with a plan for a journal article and will leave with the discursive analysis planned down to the last paragraph with some paragraphs written. The session will include Dr Ryan's popular 7 step academic writing methodology for reducing anxiety during the writing process.   There is a 3 hour and 6 hour version of this course.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course students and academic staff will have more confidence in:

  • developing a discursive analysis using IMRAD

  • overcoming writer's block

  • developing a writing style

  • editing

  • writing an abstract for a journal article