predatory publishers spotters guide enhancing postgraduate environmants

Predatory publishing: spotters guide

Predatory publishing is a worldwide phenomenon, which is increasing its presence in South Africa, according to research recently completed at Stellenbosch University. This resource touches on...

Thesis Statement enhancing postgraduate environments

Thesis Statement

Every thesis has to make a contribution – it has to have a central argument that it offers to the field of study. It is...

2-minute tip #2: Relationship to texts enhancing postgraduate environments

2-minute tip #2: Relationship to texts

Two-minute tips provide short suggestions on how to improve your research. This two-minute tip looks at how there is a shift in relationship to texts...

2-minute tip #1: Joining the conversation enhancing postgraduate environments

2-minute tip #1: Joining the conversation

Two-minute tips provide short suggestions on how to improve your research. This two-minute tip looks at how writing is about contributing to a field. The...

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Predatory Journals: How to identify and avoid them

This brief tutorial defines “predatory journals” and their major characteristics. It provides information to help novice academics to avoid this trap. Developed by Mark P Snyders,...

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Reading a journal article: techniques and skills

This brief PowerPoint presentation with voice over describes how to read journal articles and collating information using the rhetorical moves approach. The presentation explains the...

Responding to reviewers_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Responding to reviewers

Publishing is hard work: it takes a long time, and a lot of effort. Even once a paper is finally submitted to a journal for...

Plotting a paper from your thesis_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Plotting a paper from your thesis

Publishing out of a thesis, or a research project, can be a significant challenge for many early career researchers and postgraduate students. This prezi takes...

Choosing the right journal_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Choosing the right journal

Choosing the right journal for your paper is all about targeting the right audience for your research - your readers. It is recommended that you...