Writing and Reviewing Medical Papers (CEPI5214)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit aims to teach students the principles of research integrity in writing for medical journals, to guide them to resources to improve their conference abstract and manuscript writing and submission. Students will learn about reporting guidelines, common pitfalls in writing and presenting research, writing cover letters and responding to reviewer's comments. Students will learn skills needed to act as a peer-reviewer.

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Further unit of study information

Classes

offered online - 8 self-paced modules each comprising: course notes, lecture, demonstrations, exercises, quizzes (formative)

Assessment

formative assessment through quizzes (30%), submitted assignment (70%)

Textbooks

No mandatory text - readings available online.

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

PUBH5018, PUBH5010

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