Research Methods for Writers
- Online - Class
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- Learn the most efficient and effective methods to conduct research for any writing project.
DESCRIPTIONAttention all writers! Learn how to efficiently and effectively conduct research for any writing project: fiction, nonfiction, business. even term papers and dissertations. Modern research techniques are boundless. The trick is to know where to look and what to look for. This six-week online course teaches the best methods for mounting a search on any subject. You'll take a virtual guided tour of the library and how to maximize its precious resources, and you'll discover how to access public records, conduct successful Internet searches, and explore other similar treasure troves of information. Personal interviews, public reports, surveys and polls, and historical research are introduced and dissected. A special lesson on Guerilla Research reveals secrets for the undercover researcher. As a plus, detailed instructions are offered for getting organized before embarking on research and getting the most out of information once it's gathered. This course will give you the tools you'll need to successfully gather and incorporate all the information any polished and professional writing project requires.
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