How to write the most effective results and discussion sections

What will you learn?

  1. How to write the results section?
  2. What to include and exclude in the results section?
  3. What is the difference between the results and the discussion section?
  4. How to write the discussion section?
  5. What to include and exclude in the discussion section?
  6. What is the right format to represent results?

Why should you enroll?

The most challenging sections to write—the results and discussion sections are where you will showcase your research findings and emphasize their significance. This course will guide you on the most effective way to present your results and discussion sections.

A well-presented results section coupled with a convincing discussion could go a long way to persuade journal editors and reviewers of the novelty and impact of your study. However, these can also be the most challenging sections to write. But worry not, this course will handhold you through the nitty-gritties of these sections so that you are able to make the most of those exciting results!

What topics will you cover?

Lecture 1: Results and discussion: a quick overview

Lecture 2: The results section

Lecture 3: The discussion section

Lecture 4: Wrapping it all up: Results vs. Discussion

Your Instructor

Editage Insights
Editage Insights

Editage Insights, a product of Editage, is a comprehensive multilingual learning and discussion platform through which researchers, authors, publishers, and academic societies globally can learn about all aspects of scholarly publishing, stay updated about the latest trends, share opinions, and seek and receive expert advice. Editage has a range of editorial and educational services designed to help with manuscript preparation for publication in professional medical, nursing, and allied health journals.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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