TurboCharge Your Writing
|Start Date||Thursday, 21 August 2014, 01:30 pm|
|End Date||Thursday, 21 August 2014, 04:30 pm|
Are you a Faculty of Education and Arts (FEDUA) academic staff member who like to know the secret to high output, high quality, scholarly writing?
In academia, because writing is such a big part of what you do, it is often assumed that it comes naturally. However, for most academics, it can be a hit and miss activity, with some days (weeks or even months!) being hard to get started. And when you do get started you might sit there for hours and not produce many words. Finally, when the words are on the page, you may wonder why you bothered since what you have written isn't very good.
This workshop draws on the overwhelming body of research (and experience with thousands of writers). This research shows that there are very clear and practical evidence-based strategies that can greatly increase your writing quality and quantity. Key aspects of this workshop have featured in the journal Nature.
This workshop will help you to understand:
This workshop is open to FEDUA academic staff members of all levels - including early career researchers.
Afternoon tea will be provided.
|Location||GP124 Research Unit meeting room, General Purpose Building, Callaghan campus, Newcastle|
|RSVP||Monday, 11 August 2014|