How To Write A Research Paper Abstract? Guide To Writing Abstract For Research

Expert lessons, a case study, bonus tips and a checklist to help you unleash your research’s full potential.

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).

Your Instructor

R Upskill
R Upskill

Part of Cactus Communications’ R ecosystem of tools and solutions for researchers, R Upskill is a learning platform that comprises of the largest collection of researcher-focused programs, developed by top academic experts. Learn anytime, anywhere with bite-sized online programs on research writing, journal publication, career development, science communication, funding, researcher wellness, and more. Our multi-format programs come with expert advice, practical examples, and a certificate on course completion, which allow researchers to apply what they’ve learnt to excel in real-world scenarios. Trusted by top academic institutions, and over 15,000 researchers, R Upskill empowers researchers to master new skills on the path to all-round researcher success.

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