Number of Credits :-4
Myself, Dr Ajay Semalty, from HNB Garhwal University (A Central university) Srinagar Garhwal, Uttarakhand welcome you on behalf of our entire team.After the successful run of the course in first cycle we are proud to rerun India's top SWAYAM MOOC which got more than 12500 learners across more than 80 countries and got the maximum number of exam registration among all the SWAYAM MOOCs.
In academic and research, who does not want the publications? In spite of being the vital requirement in academic & research career there is no comprehensive set up of learning academic writing in the knowledge domain. This course aims to fill this gap by providing the fundamental knowledge required for effective and result oriented academic writing. It is a foundation course and the application of this knowledge completely depends on an individual learner and his or her area of research.
Objective of Course
Upon completing the course, one would be able
1. To understand the importance of academic writing
2. To understand and avoid the plagiarism
3. To understand the basic skills of literature review
4. To understand the basic skills of research paper, review paper and thesis writing.
5. To target the research work to suitable journal and communicate for publication
6. To understand Time and team management
7. To understand digital writing or OER development
8. To understand research proposal writing, conference abstract and book writing
Any student or learner who wants to learn the academic writing. The course shall be helpful for PG students, research scholars, young scientists and faculty members for their career growth.
Testimonials from learners
"....I was looking for such type of course for many years and finally, you fulfilled my wish to know more about research, guidelines about research, plagiarism, open educational resources, paper writing, thesis writing and many such significant topics for a researcher to know and understand about the various aspects of research." - Dr Anil Patil
It is a great experience. Just like it is a face to face classroom learning. The course providers actually from science faculty even though any one can access in such a way they provided all the information. Their tagged notes to the video is very useful for those who may not interact in web classes. -G. Satyanarayana,Asst. Professor, English.
"The course is interesting, creating curiosity, enthusiasm, educative, stimulating for a professional career. It is useful for practicing teaching faculty, researcher, and professionals. The presentation and transcript are useful and interesting. The presentation is clear, complete and effective. The quiz questions are interesting and challenging." -V.Chandra Sekhara Rao
Dr Ajay Semalty
(Course Coordinator & Subject Matter Expert)
Dr Mona Semalty
(Co-Course Coordinator & Subject Matter Expert)
Prof Rajat Agrawal
(Subject Matter Expert)
Mr Lokesh Adhikari
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