Proposal Writing
1. Introduction

2. Module Objectives

3. Why a research proposal?

4. What is the reader looking for in your proposal?

5. Developing the Structure of a research proposal (more…)

Literature Searching: How to assess credibility of Web Content
Data Collection tools
· Survey Monkey
· Google forms
Enhancing researchers online visibility
· Google Scholar (more…)

Concepts in Science Communication
To prepare an oral presentation for different audiences, how to effectively deliver it
Using Web 2.0 Tools for communicating research
Communicating to Policy Makers
Communicating with the press (more…)

Preparation and planning, steps in developing a talk
Medium/Tools for giving a talk
Theory and practice of poster design
Introduction to communicating to Non Scientists (more…)

The mind of a donor
The research proposal:
The grants proposal
The proposal and funding process (more…)

    1. The theory and practice of presenting data in graphical form
    2. The basic principles of economy, clarity, and integrity
    3. Old types of graphs to avoid, new graph types: dot plot, scatterplot matrix, conditional plot
    4. How to design effective graphs


    1. Non-primary publications, Some major types of non-primary publications, Scientometrics
    2. How to write scientific papers before you begin, How to decide where to send a MS for publication ,how to select a journal for your publication