Full course description
LIVE SESSION: Friday, October 8, 2021 @3:00pm - 4:00pm, Zoom. THIS CLASS IS FOR UNDERGRADUATE & GRADUATE STUDENTS ONLY.
REd Synchronous classes are taught by subject matter experts, and provide both fundamental and advanced skills training in flipped classroom format. These classes are offered live (currently, via Zoom), wherein participants will attend and participate in the 1-hour live lecture/presentation. Participants will be required to work pre-class and post-class activities outside the classroom. These activities can include: readings, videos, etc.
Class Description: Publication in science and academia serves several purposes: advancing the field by making new knowledge permanently and widely available to the scientific and lay communities and playing an integral role in one’s career development. In this class, strategies for researchers and other academicians to publish their papers in well-regarded journals in their field will be presented.
Class Objectives: By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Determine where you fit in author ordering
- Demonstrate how to determine if a journal or publisher is legitimate
- Explain how to guide yourself and your co-authors through publishing policies
- Navigate the peer-review & post-publication process
Class Duration: Total duration for synchronous classes are approximately 2 hours. Those two (2) hours will be broken down into:
- A live session which will take approximately 1 hour (45-minute presentation and 15-minute Q&A) and;
- Pre and Post-work activities which will take approximately 1 hour, in total.