Create captivating illustrations for your research paper

A comprehensive guide on different types of illustrations commonly used in science writing

What will you learn?

  1. The role of visuals in scientific writing
  2. Types of illustrations you can use in your research paper
  3. Apply easy tips to choose the right visual format for your data and create an impactful and attractive illustrations for your paper
Create captivating illustrations for your research 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