Topic outline

  • Course Overview

    This course equips you with the ability to utilize and present supplementary material, including data and third-party content, effectively within your article. It also gives advice on how to transform a thesis into a high-quality journal article.

    Learning Outcomes

    This course will help you to:

    1. Evaluate why data is used within a journal article and make informed decisions on when and how to use research data
    2. Create and format data presentation techniques that highlight findings and drive impact
    3. Understand the different types of research data and how to document it
    4. Understand what open research data is, why sharing is important, and how to share it
    5. Reuse suitable material in your article while abiding by appropriate copyright and permission guidelines
    6. Effectively turn your thesis into an article
    7. Evaluate the advantages and limitations of supplemental materials to inform what material will best support your paper

    • Module One: Presenting Data

      This module will help you to:

      1. Evaluate why data is used within a journal article to help you make an informed decision around when and how to use your data
      2. Recognize the best ways to present data and apply these formats appropriately when writing your journal article
      3. Create and format data presentation techniques that highlight your findings and drive impact
    • Module Two: What Is Research Data and How Do I Share It?

      This module will help you to:

      1. Understand the different types of research data and how to document it
      2. Understand what open research data is and why data sharing is important
      3. Know how to share your research data
    • Module Three: Reusing Third-Party Material

      This module will help you to:

      1. Reuse suitable material in your article whilst abiding by the appropriate copyright and permission guidelines
    • Module Four: Turning Your Thesis Into an Article

      This module will help you to:

      1. Effectively turn your thesis into a journal article
    • Module Five: Supplemental Material

      This module will help you to:

      1. Evaluate the advantages and limitations of supplemental materials to inform what material will best support your paper
      2. Identify suitable materials that should be incorporated within supplemental files