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Sugerido: 8 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week...
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Habilidades que obtendrás

GrammarMedical WritingScience CommunicationWriting
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Hours to complete

Aprox. 24 horas para completar

Sugerido: 8 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week...
Available languages

Inglés (English)

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1
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2 horas para completar

1

Unit 1 introduces the course and reviews key principles of effective writing. In particular, you will practice cutting clutter from writing....
Reading
7 videos (Total: 79 min), 1 quiz
Video7 videos
1.2: Examples of what not to do6m
1.3: Overview, principles of effective writing6m
1.4: Cut the clutter17m
1.5: Cut the clutter, more tricks4m
1.6: Practicing cutting clutter9m
Demo Edit 1 (Optional)23m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Unit 1 Homeworkm
Semana
2
Hours to complete
2 horas para completar

2

Unit 2 focuses on writing with strong, active verbs. Lessons include how to: write in the active voice; avoid turning verbs into nouns; choose strong verbs; and get to the main verb of a sentence quickly....
Reading
7 videos (Total: 87 min), 1 quiz
Video7 videos
2.2: Is it really OK to use "We" and "I"5m
2.3: Active voice practice5m
2.4: Write with verbs8m
2.5: Practice examples20m
2.6: A few grammar tips10m
Demo Edit 2 (Optional)20m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Unit 2 Homeworkm
Semana
3
Hours to complete
4 horas para completar

3

Unit 3 reviews how to vary sentence structure and write strong paragraphs. You will practice using the dash, colon, semi-colon, and parentheses, as well as writing well-organized and concise paragraphs....
Reading
8 videos (Total: 105 min), 2 quizzes
Video8 videos
3.2: Practice, colon and dash6m
3.3: Parallelism5m
3.4: Paragraphs9m
3.5: Paragraph Editing I13m
3.6: Paragraph Editing II11m
Module 3.7: A few more tips7m
Demo Edit 3 (Optional)22m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Unit 3 Homeworkm
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4
Hours to complete
4 horas para completar

4

Unit 4 reviews the writing process. I will give you tips for making the writing process easier, more efficient, and more organized. ...
Reading
7 videos (Total: 81 min), 1 quiz
Video7 videos
4.2 Overview of the writing process7m
4.3 The pre-writing step11m
4.4 The writing step7m
4.5: Revision5m
4.6: Checklist for the final draft12m
Demo Edit 4 (Optional)20m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Unit 4 Homeworkm
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Principales revisiones

por HEDec 20th 2017

Thanks Dr. Kristin for this interesting course. It was so useful. I have learnt a lot from it. Your pretty way of teaching encouraged me to complete the course. Thanks for this exciting experience.

por DKJun 17th 2018

Extremely helpful for someone who is just beginning his scientific career (me). It is particularly convenient to have examples from medical articles, as this is the science field I am exploring.

Instructor

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Dr. Kristin Sainani

Associate Professor
Health Research and Policy

Acerca de Stanford University

The Leland Stanford Junior University, commonly referred to as Stanford University or Stanford, is an American private research university located in Stanford, California on an 8,180-acre (3,310 ha) campus near Palo Alto, California, United States....

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  • Una vez que te inscribes para obtener un Certificado, tendrás acceso a todos los videos, cuestionarios y tareas de programación (si corresponde). Las tareas calificadas por compañeros solo pueden enviarse y revisarse una vez que haya comenzado tu sesión. Si eliges explorar el curso sin comprarlo, es posible que no puedas acceder a determinadas tareas.

  • Cuando compras un Certificado, obtienes acceso a todos los materiales del curso, incluidas las tareas calificadas. Una vez que completes el curso, se añadirá tu Certificado electrónico a la página Logros. Desde allí, puedes imprimir tu Certificado o añadirlo a tu perfil de LinkedIn. Si solo quieres leer y visualizar el contenido del curso, puedes participar del curso como oyente sin costo.

  • Yes. There is a Stanford Lagunita offering, and a Continuing Medical Education (CME) offering. The different offerings are described below:

    The Stanford Lagunita offering is self-paced, unmoderated, includes self assessment assignments, and offers you the ability to earn a free Statement of Accomplishment.

    The Coursera offering is provided on a monthly basis, is more moderated, includes peer assessment assignments, and offers you the ability to earn a certificate of completion for a fee.

    The CME offering can be used to earn Continuing Medical Education credits.

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