Writing Scientific Abstracts (Faculty of Science and M&HS Researchers)
Duration 0.5 days
Team Researcher Academy

This face-to-face course is run by the Researcher Academy as part of the Faculty of Science and Medicine and Health Sciences 


This session will focus on writing clear and concise scientific abstracts for a variety of uses such as publication, conference submissions and thesis research summaries. The session will provide PGR students with the background and skills required to create effective scientific abstracts.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this workshop participants should be able to:

  • Understand the purpose and importance of scientific abstracts.
  • Identify key components and strategies useful in the construction of clear and concise abstracts.
  • Critically evaluate published abstracts on their content and quality.
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate key aspects of their own research in abstract format.

Course Accessibility

The following table shows a summary of what is needed to participate in the course. 

If you feel you will experience any difficulties participating, please let us know via the ‘special requirements’ tab, providing as much information as possible. The special requirements tab can be completed when you book your place. Alternatively, you can contact us directly at ra-training@nottingham.ac.uk.

Bring your own laptop/Pc to the course
Access seminar room on campus (or) access computer room on campus
Attend the course at the specific date and time
Watch and listen to the course tutor(s) and/or other attendees
Follow presentation slides during the course
Take part in group activities/discussions

Booking Conditions 

Our courses are very popular, and we experience large volumes of people on our waiting lists. So, Please do let us know if you would like to cancel your place on this course so we can offer your place to another delegate. 

Please note, attendances for courses will be recorded. There are no training points associated with courses run by the Researcher Academy. 

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