Courses Catalogue

Scholarly Writng And Publication

COURSE CODE: PPM 7103
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Project Planning and Management, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Required Readings

  • Anne, M.(2010), Academic Writing and Publishing Matters for the scholar-researcher.Dublin Institute of Technology.
  • American Psychological Association (2010). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.
  • Cambridge University Manual on Style (Online)
  • Glenn, C. et al. (2013). The Hodges Harbrace Handbook (18thed). New York: Cengage. 
  • Levesseur, R. E. Student to Scholar: The Guide for Doctoral Students (Google Books).
  • Menasche, L. (2001). Writing a Research Paper. Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press
  • Miles, M. & M. Huberman. (1994). Qualitative Data Analysis. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
  • Murphy, A. (2010). Academic Writing and Publishing Matters for the Scholar-researcher, Dublin Institute of Technology. 
  • Nakanyike B. Musisi and Edgar C. Taylor III (2010).  What is Academic Writing? Kampala: Fountain Publishers.
  • Oshima, A. & Hogue, A. (1999). Writing Academic English (3rd ed.). White Plains, Longman.
  • Strunk, William Jr. (2009). The Elements of Style (5thed.). Boston: Allyn and Bacon.
  • Salkind, N. (2000). Exploring Research. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • Singleton, R. & B. Straits.(1999). Approaches to Social Research. NY: Oxford Univ. Press.
  • Sirkin, M. (1995).Statistics for the Social Sciences. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. 
  • Strunk, William Jr. (2009). The Elements of Style (5thed.). Boston: Allyn and Bacon.
  • The Chicago Manual of Style Online. Chicago: University of Chicago Press
  • Turabian, K. L. A Manual for Writers of Research Papers.
  • Weissberg, R. &Buker, S. 1990. Writing up Research: Experimental Research Report Writing for Students of English Englewood Cliffs, Prentice Hall Regents
  • Williams, J. (2011). Style: Ten Lessons in Clarity and Grace (10thed.). Boston: Longman.
  • Zemach, D. & Islam, C. (2005). Paragraph writing: From sentence to Paragraph. Oxford: Macmillan.