The syllabus is structured as one single course, which is taught over just one semester. It is worth 4 ECTS credits. Interactions in the classroom are principally in English.
Index of contents
1. What is the research? Identifying the topic-question-problem.
2. I have data, now what? Types of data, analysis software and coding.
3. Choosing a journal.
4. Drafting the article.
4.1. Expressing agreement and disagreement.
4.2. Strategies for getting writing done.
4.3. Guidelines on length, style and basic structure.
4.4. The writing process: methodology, results, literature review, introduction, conclusion and abstract.
4.5. Using corpus linguistics to improve your writing.
5. Revising the article.
5.1. Advice on using sources and avoiding plagiarism.
5.2. Journal correspondence.