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Research Skills - eBSI Export Academy
Research Skills - eBSI Export Academy
Research Skills - eBSI Export Academy

Research Skills

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eBSI Export Academy
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This course will teach how to research any topic using a number of different tools, starting with basic techniques, such as reading, memory recall, note-taking, and planning. Other topics discussed include: creating different kinds of outlines for different stages of a project, how to move from the outline to actual writing, editing, and polishing; and how to use all kinds of sources, including a library’s Dewey Decimal System, journals, and the internet.

After completing this course, participants will be ready to find reliable information on any topic, and turn that information into a compelling, accurate piece of writing.

                                          Course Topics:

                                          Session One: Course Overview

                                          Session Two: Why Are Research Skills Important?

                                          Session Three: Basic Skills

                                          • Reading and Note-Taking Techniques
                                          • PARSE in Action
                                          • Improving Your Recall

                                          Session Four: Planning Your Research Strategy

                                          • Laying the Groundwork
                                          • Getting Focused
                                          • Writing a Draft Outline

                                          Session Five: Where to Look and What to Look For

                                          Session Six: Finding Information the Old-Fashioned Way

                                          • Useful Resources
                                          • Understanding the Dewey Decimal System

                                          Session Seven: Researching with the Internet

                                          • Finding the Good Stuff
                                          • Mind Mapping

                                          Session Eight: Getting Ready to Write

                                          Session Nine: Putting Pen to Paper

                                          • Writing Basics
                                          • Documenting Your Sources
                                          • Putting it Into Practice
                                          • Recommended Reading List
                                          • Personal Action Plan