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Abstracts: How to Write them in the Sciences
Domain: D2 Communication and dissemination

TACE: A - Acquisition

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Format: Workshop/Experiential
Suitable for: All

This interactive course aims to provide you with the ability to write effective abstracts for a variety of situations – papers, conferences, presentations. You will have the opportunity to share work with others and give/receive feedback.

The session will cover:
* how to structure an abstract
* how to target an audience
* how to write effective opening and closing sentences
* what to include and what to leave out
* the importance of choosing a title and key words

By the end of the workshop you will:
* improve your writing skills
* increase your confidence
* learn to write effective abstracts for a variety of situations

NOTE: You are asked to bring with you a published abstract from your own discipline that you consider to be well-written or poorly written. If you have already written an abstract or are currently working on one, please bring it along.

More information on this subject may be available on the range of online learning resources such as Linkedin Learning