Course

Part 3: Writing and publishing a review paper

Scientific Writing and Publishing

1 Module Duration: 1h10

Part 3 of the Scientific Writing and Publishing course focuses on how to write and publish a scientific review paper.

What you'll learn

  • What makes a great review paper
  • How to plan, structure and write a review — and create a clear and compelling story supported by relevant citations
  • How to referee a review paper

Features

  • Part 3 of a 3-part course
  • Certificate of completion
  • Taught by 5 Nature Research journal editors
  • English language captions and transcripts
  • Accessible with a subscription; ​​​​​​​free sample available
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The modules

Writing and publishing a review paper | 1h10 | 15 lessons

In this module you will learn:

  • how to identify the features of a successful review and apply them to your writing
  • how to prepare a proposal for an unsolicited review
  • how to plan, structure and write a review
  • how to create a clear and compelling story supported by relevant citations 
  • how to referee a review paper.