Scientific writing and presentation in Astronomy

16/09/2020 to 17/09/2020
This course teaches scientists to become more effective writers, using practical examples and exercises. Topics include: principles of good writing, tricks for writing faster and with less anxiety, the format of a scientific manuscript, peer review, grant writing, ethical issues in scientific publication, and writing for general audiences. The number of participants will in principle be limited to 15 in order to assure adequate interaction and individualised attention. Inscription will be handled on a first come, first serve basis.