Overview of Research Tools & Writing a research proposal
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Overview of Research Tools & Writing a research proposal

Getting to know Research Tools box and learning how to write an academic research proposal. TCFEX
4.1 (193 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
6,158 students enrolled
Created by TCFEX LLC
Last updated 11/2014
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Introduction To Keyword Selection
  • Introduction To Title Selection (Research/Thesis/Paper)
  • Introduction To Searching for a Suitable Article
  • Introduction To Article Assessment
  • Introduction To Online Alert Systems
  • Introduction To Citations And References
  • Introduction To Search Indexing
  • Introduction To Similarity And Plagiarism
  • Introduction To Mind Mapping
  • Introduction To Editing And Summarizing Tools
  • Introduction To Online Survey Tools
  • Introduction To ISI Indexed Journals
  • Introduction To Types of Journals
  • Introduction To Targeting a Journal
  • Introduction To Publication Marketing Tools
  • Introduction To Preparing For Publication
  • Introduction To Dissemination of Research
  • Introduction To Networking And Bookmarking
  • Introduction To Citations Tracking
  • Introduction To Systematic Review
  • Introduction To Writing a Literature Review
  • Introduction To Practical Guidelines To Write A Thesis
  • Introduction To Writing Tips
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Requirements
  • Having interest in doing high-quality research.
Description

Do you know how to write a research proposal and get funds or scholarship? Are you familiar with all the research tools developed by researchers and institutions? Can you use them to your benefit? In this outstanding free package all the tools and concepts covered in our courses are introduced. Moreover, you are provided with a unique and one of a kind video tutorial about writing successful academic proposals from a to z.

There are various tools developed by well-known institutes throughout the academic world to help improve the quality of research. These sets of tools are developed with great effort by elites in order to aid in researchers and using them in systematic ways leads to a valuable and high quality research project. And now we have gathered all these tools in our famous Research Tools box which currently contains more than 720 tools classified into 4 main categories: Literature-Review, Writing a Paper, Targeting Suitable Journals, and Enhancing Visibility and Impact Factor.

Plus, you are provided with a full course on writing academic research proposals. This course will expand your knowledge of the relevant research tools that can be used effectively for preparing your thesis and/or dissertation. You will also gain information on how look for relevant journal articles using keyword search, avoid plagiarism, and write journal articles and conference papers. You will also become familiar with terminologies such as H-index, high impact factor, ISI, WoS and learn the various approaches that could be used to facilitate the process of your research study.

TCFEX 's Research Department

Who is the target audience?
  • Senior researchers who wish to access help and support in making their further research easier for themselves.
  • Junior researchers, especially those who have started a postgraduate research program, who wish to be provided with the necessary tools to jump start or push the boundaries of their research.
  • Supervisors can benefit as it simplifies providing help and support for students undergoing research under their supervision.
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Curriculum For This Course
28 Lectures
01:12:48
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Research Tools Box
15 Lectures 20:27
Introducing Mind MeisterMy First Lecture
04:03

Choosing Suitable Keywords
00:46

Thesis Title Selection
00:24

Searching for Suitable Articles
01:15

Keeping Up to Date & Citation Tracking
01:47

Reference Management & Indexed Search
01:29

Avoid Plagiarism
01:13

Writing , Editing Tools & Survey
01:58

ISI Journals
00:37

Target Suitable Journals
01:32

Publication Marketing Tools
00:56

Publication Marketing Tools - Dissemination
00:33

Networking & Keeping Track
00:55

Systematic Review & Writing Literature Review
00:47

Six Rules & Writing Tips
02:12
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Proposal Writing + Example
13 Lectures 52:21
Introduction & Research Tools Box
02:47

Elements Of Research Proposal
02:52

Title , Introduction & Problem Statement
02:47

Methodology , Contributions & Research Timetable
05:29

Researchers Background , Referenses & Appendix
03:06

Plagiarism
03:03

Choosing a Title & Keywords By Web of Knowledge Part 1
04:58

Choosing a Title & Keywords By Web of Knowledge Part 2
06:16

Literature Review & Citation Trends Diagrams
01:53

G-Index & H-Index
08:05

Time Table
02:47

Mind Meister , Springer , Ginger & SMMRY
04:09

Plagiarism & Reference Management
04:09
About the Instructor
TCFEX LLC
4.1 Average rating
296 Reviews
9,901 Students
7 Courses
720 Tools+ For Academic Research

TCFEX Corporation was initially formed in May 2013 and lunched in US in March 2014. Various tools have been developed by well-known institutes throughout the academic world to help improve the quality of research.

TCFEX has collected these scattered tools under supervision of Dr. Nader Aleebrahim in a collection named the “Research Tools Box”. Aleebrahim, PhD in Technology Management, has more than 17 years’ experience in establishing R&D department in different companies, project director and coordinator and implementing Knowledge-based systems in R&D departments. He has published more than 150 papers so far.

Research Tools box contains over +720 tools and it is still growing. These tools are classified into 4 main categories: Literature-Review, Writing a Paper, Targeting Suitable Journals, and Enhancing Visibility and Impact Factor.

“Research Tools Learning packages” are a series of online courses which can considerably benefit supervisors, students and researchers.

These courses will demonstrate how to push deeper in a study and produce a high-quality thesis or article. After completion of thesis or article, researchers can use the research tools and methods shown in the courses as a guide in publishing results in the best and most suitable academic journals. Even at this point, research tools will help enhance and increase the impact of research by bringing in more citations and comments from other researchers. This series of courses has been developed to help junior and senior researchers alike cut to the chase and put their time into what is most important in their research. TCFEX has held more than 200 workshops for Masters and PhD students and professors.