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Education & CPD

ONLINE - Improve your academic writing and research skills online course


* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Tuesday, 15 October 2024
  •   Registration: Tuesday, 15 October 2024 10:00
  •   Start: Tuesday, 15 October 2024 10:00
  •   End: Tuesday, 15 October 2024 13:00
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar


This short online course is designed for nurses and midwives who are undertaking third-level academic programmes. This course will assist participants in completing their written assignments. The objective of the course is to help prepare the student for academic study which requires efficient literature searching, research critique and accurate referencing skills.   On the day there will also be a question and answer session to help you with any of your queries.  
Learning outcomes
•  Have an improved awareness of how to use an appropriate style of writing academic assignments
•  Use a systematic approach to the process of academic writing  
•  Search for journal articles and use online databases
•  Apply appropriate referencing styles
•  Incorporate research appraisal and critique into written assignments
•  Source and cite relevant academic material
Note:  On completion of this course a certificate of attendance in a digital form and will be sent by email to each participant.  Please note places are limited and must be booked in advance; you need a reliable computer and internet access and please ensure a correct email is provided when registering.  
  • Tuesday, 15 October 2024

  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar
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