Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

NSCI 521 001 (CRN: 20424)

WRITING AND PUBLISHING SCIENCE

Long Title: WRITING AND PUBLISHING SCIENCE
Department: Natural Sciences Division
Instructor: Purugganan, Mary
Meeting: 10:00AM - 11:50AM F GRW 220 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 2
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 11
Enrollment data as of: 28-NOV-2021 11:45PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: To prepare graduate students for writing and publishing independent research, this course examines the genre of the primary literature article; analyzes successful writing; explores ways of managing references and avoiding plagiarism; and addresses issues of authorship, submission, and peer review. Students will receive peer feedback on documents in preparation.