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Workshop: Writing the literature review for your half-time review

This session focuses on the literature review, an important part of your half-time review (and of your thesis). You now have the literature sources you need, but how do you write the review?
    

  • 21 September
  • 13:00–16:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

<< Cancelled >> Workshop: iThenticate – a plagiarism detection software

This workshop has been cancelled due to access problems to iThenticate at the moment. We’re sorry for the inconvenience.

In this workshop we will show you how iThenticate works, how to upload a document and basic things about interpreting the report. The workshop will be held from a software-oriented perspective. If you want to learn more on how to use sources effectively and transparently in order to improve your academic writing, check out our workshop "Using sources effectively and avoiding plagiarism"

  • 23 September
  • 13:00–14:30 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Master's webinar: How to successfully study in Sweden

Studying at a Swedish university can feel disorienting and confusing, and your professors may have expectations of you that are different from those found in your home country. This workshop will introduce you to the conventions of university study in Sweden, allow you to ask questions and provide you with tools and concrete tips that will help you succeed in your studies at KI. 

  • 23 September
  • 16:30–18:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Workshop: Research documentation: Why, what and where

Research documentation is an important part of the research process, how can you otherwise prove that your results are correct? In this workshop we will discuss and learn what should be documented, why it is important and where this documentation should be done.

  • 24 September
  • 10:00–12:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Workshop: Publish and share your data

Do you need to publish your data? In this workshop, you will get an overview of what to do. We will cover the process of how to publish your data if it will be available as open access, as well as what to do if you have sensitive data which cannot be made openly available. We will also discuss your options regarding where to store and share your data. 

  • 28 September
  • 10:00–12:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Master's webinar: Finding scientific resources

As a Master’s student, you are expected to find, integrate and correctly cite scientific sources in your own writing. The KI library allows you to access thousands of scientific journals and a variety of comprehensive databases. During this workshop, you will learn how to use these resources effectively in order to find the articles you need. The workshop will run from 16.30 to 17.30, but librarians will be on hand to assist you until 18.00. 

  • 28 September
  • 16:30–18:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Webinar: Researchers – publish open access with prepaid APC:s

During this presentation, you will learn what you need to know to benefit from KI's open access publishing agreements with a wide range of publishers. 

  • 29 September
  • 13:00–13:30 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Workshop: Writing the popular science summary of your thesis

The ability to write about your research in a manner that is understandable and interesting to the general public is an essential skill for any scientist. The new KI guidelines for writing the doctoral thesis also strongly recommend you write a popular science summary in English. This workshop will provide you with models for and hands-on practice in adapting content, structure and style when writing the popular science summary in English for your doctoral thesis.

  • 30 September
  • 13:00–15:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Presentation: Explore a protein across species with the Alliance of Genome Resources

In 30 minutes, this open science database will be presented after being recommended by the Journal of Nucleic Acid (NAR) database edition 2020 as a “breakthrough” database; which according to the editors will impact the research community. This database allows for molecular comparison across model organism species. 

  • 1 October
  • 12:00–12:30 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Master's webinar: Reading complex academic texts

As a Master’s student, you are expected to read and comprehend complex academic texts. During this workshop, you will learn techniques and strategies for doing so. In addition, you will practice reading strategically, that is, reading to improve critical thinking, to build vocabulary, and to improve academic writing skills. 

  • 5 October
  • 16:30–18:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom