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How to write your Methodology Chapter
|NCRM, University of Southampton|
Dr Patrick Brindle
Building 58, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton, Hants
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This workshop aims to give participants a range of practical approaches they can adopt when writing about methodology in the social sciences, with a particular focus on writing a PhD methodology chapter. Using a range of exercises throughout, the course focuses on 20 or so writing strategies and thought experiments designed to provide more clarity and power to the often-difficult challenge of writing about methods. The course also looks at common mistakes and how to avoid them when writing about methods. The focus throughout is on building confidence and increasing our repertoire of writing strategies and skills.
The course covers:
By the end of the course participants will:
This course is aimed at PhD students, post-docs and junior researchers in the social sciences working on their doctoral theses or supervising doctoral students.
Participants should bring either a laptop/tablet or a writing pad in order to do writing exercises (please ensure they are fully charged).
Entry (no or almost no prior knowledge)
The fee per teaching day is:
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Writing Skills, Publishing , , Thesis Writing , , Dissemination , , Communication , , Writing Research Papers
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