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Technical writing skills

Depending on your field of study, there are different types of articles and formats you’ll need to master. The LaTeX typesetting system, for example, has proven to be a powerful tool for researchers in fields where tables, figures, and formulae are regular manuscript features. Like any technology, there are tips and tricks that can make it easier to use. In this beginners’ guide, we walk you through them. 

Total Time
1+ hours
Complete
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Language
  • English

What you will learn

  • Practical advice to get you started
  • Guidance on using the system
  • Some golden rules and common mistakes

2 modules

1 h
Technical writing skills

Make the most of your research: publish your data & methods

From data collection, sampling choices and methodological considerations, there are many parts of your research that deserve more attention than they get in traditional journal articles.
40 m
Technical writing skills

Beginners’ guide to writing a manuscript in LaTeX

Everything you need to know about using LaTeX to ensure your formula-heavy manuscript has a professional polish.