Module 3 Lesson 8: How to write a Research Paper Abstract

Learn how to write an effective abstract for your research paper

Course objective

What will you gain from this course

After completing this course, you will
(1) understand why a well-written abstract is important, perhaps even more important that the paper itself;
(2) know the two most common types of abstracts;
(3) learn the technique of writing informative abstracts;
(4) be able to avoid some common faults in writing abstracts; and
(5) remember to format the abstract to match the format used by your target journal (the journal to which you intend to submit your paper).

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