What will you learn?
- The role of visuals in scientific writing
- Types of illustrations you can use in your research paper
- Apply easy tips to choose the right visual format for your data and create an impactful and attractive illustrations for your paper
Why should you enroll?
Illustrations are a great way to present data and explain complex concepts in an attractive manner. This course will tell you more about the different types of illustrations commonly used in science writing along with tips on how to create each. This course will give you clear and concise guidelines on when and how to create each type of illustration. You will learn how to create and use photographs, renderings, line drawings, infographics, symbols, icons, maps, legends, collages, and diagrams in your research paper.
What topics will you cover?
Lecture 1: Introduction
Lecture 2: Objectives
Lecture 3: Slides
Lecture 4: Illustrations
Lecture 5: Types of illustrations
Lecture 6: Symbols and graphics
Lecture 7: Figures
Lecture 8: Diagrams
Lecture 9: Links
Lecture 10: Common types of diagrams
Lecture 11: Numbering illustrations
Lecture 12: Effective visuals
Lecture 13: Summary