Topic outline

  • This course describes the different steps required to produce a scientific or technical project publication, from development to dissemination of the final document. It also explains principles for writing, structuring the text and creating illustrations, and provides guidance on distribution channels and promotion methods.

    • System Requirements

      For the online version of this course it is necessary to have the Adobe Flash player installed and enabled in your browser. Please be aware that the course is not supported by iOS (iPad or iPhone). 

      The downloadable version only runs on Windows PC’s and no additional software is needed.

      • Audience

        The course is aimed at scientists from research and development institutions or universities. It mainly concerns researchers engaged in agricultural research and rural development.

        • You will learn about

          • Different types of scientific and technical publications 
          • Selection criteria for choosing of scientific and technical information
          • The basics of scientific and technical writing
          • Publishing process step-by-step
          • Methods, channels and legal approach for dissemination and promotion of scientific publications