"Succinct Scientific Writing"

Write concise, precise documents with our online scientific writing course.

Choose How to Take the Course

$999

Course Objectives:

  • Develop useful planning strategies
  • Use the appropriate organizational strategy
  • Write succinctly, precisely, and concisely
  • Use graphics in scientific documents
  • Write the various sections of scientific documents
  • Develop effective editing and proofreading techniques

Whether you write for the FDA, colleagues, the public, or a client, you need to be able to convey —effectively and with confidence—the essence and nuances of your work. Regardless of the type of scientific document you write, you’ll learn more effective ways to tackle and write those documents. Our convenient, interactive eight-module online scientific writing course uses critical thinking as its foundation and provides practical strategies to help you plan, write, and revise any scientific document.

With Coaching: In addition to having 24/7 access to all of the modules for 180 days, each module includes cheat sheets, take-aways, writing options, and our professional coaching on up to 10 pages of your writing per module! Discounts are available for multiple attendees from the same organization. Find out more.

$199

Course Objectives:

  • Develop useful planning strategies
  • Use the appropriate organizational strategy
  • Write succinctly, precisely, and concisely
  • Use graphics in scientific documents
  • Write the various sections of scientific documents
  • Develop effective editing and proofreading techniques

Whether you write for the FDA, colleagues, the public, or a client, you need to be able to convey —effectively and with confidence—the essence and nuances of your work. Regardless of the type of scientific document you write, you’ll learn more effective ways to tackle and write those documents. Our convenient, interactive eight-module online scientific writing course uses critical thinking as its foundation and provides practical strategies to help you plan, write, and revise any scientific document.

Without Instructor Coaching: You will have 24/7 access to all of the modules for 180 days!

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This was a great course and I would recommend it to everyone who does scientific writing. There were lots of practical suggestions with time to practice the techniques. MJ is a good speaker and kept us all engaged.

Peggy F.
- Verified Course Attendee

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What To Expect

While you’re taking this course

Our self-paced online business writing course is delivered in 30-minute modules, broken up into 10-minute segments, to ensure the greatest learning retention. Each module includes voiced lectures, cheat sheets, quizzes, key take-aways, examples, and exercises. The with coaching includes writing options on which participants receive substantive and actionable coaching from one of our experts.

  • Module 1: Developing a Rhetorical Strategy
  • Module 2: Planning and Writing the Scientific Document
  • Module 3: Being Precise and Concise
  • Module 4: Using Readability Studies to Write Effective Sentences and Paragraphs
  • Module 5: Using Charts, Tables, and Graphs Effectively
  • Module 6: Writing the Components of the Scientific Paper
  • Module 7: Writing the Supplementary Components

After you take the course

Certificate of Completion:
You’ll receive a downloadable course certificate via email shortly after course completion.

Learning Retention:
Be sure to visit our continued learning portal for quick writing tips.

Why Improve Your Science Writing Skills?

Writing about science doesn’t have to be difficult. In our scientific writing course, you will learn strategies to write more concise, focused scientific papers and documents.

Clearer Communication

Documents that Drive the Conclusion

You will complete the workshop with the tools you need to write straightforward scientific documents that guide readers to the correct conclusion.

Projects that Meet Deadlines

You will spend less time reviewing and editing scientific documents, helping maintain project timelines.

Ideas Presented Logically

With the right tools, you will be able to communicate significance and share findings that appeal to your readers.