3. drafting

A. General Introduction
1. What is and how to write a research paper, thesis, or dissertation?
2. research methodology
B. The Writing Process of a Research Paper
0. (general / mixed)
1. brainstorming
2. outlining
3. drafting
4. doing research (and the related)
5. revising, editing, and proofreading
C. Abstract & Proposal
D. Literature Review
E. How to Format
1. (relevant:) about intellectual property and plagiarism
2. formatting styles
F. Essential Skills: Summarizing, Paraphrasing, and Using Quotations
G. More Language Sensibility
1. avoiding choppy and stringy sentences
2. avoiding run-on sentences, comma splices, and sentence fragments
3. how to reduce clauses to phrases and avoid dangling or misplaced modifiers
4. avoiding faulty parallelism; words of urgency
5. avoiding unclear comparisons
6. avoiding bias in writing
7. (others)
H. (relevant:) Oral Defense and Academic Presentation

(including videos for non-academic purposes)

The Writing Process: Draft
source: East Tennessee State University   2011-3-22

Drafting- second stage of the writing process
source: Diane Buchanan  2013-11-20

Writing a rough draft
source: Randy Foster  2013-9-3

Writing the Rough Draft
source: Michael Neal Morris   2013-9-11

Writing A Rough Draft
source: G Knowles  2012-9-24

Fiction Writing: The Drafting Process
source: Cy Porter    2010-9-22
Creative Writing: First Draft Madness   2010-9-28

From notecards to final draft - the writing process
source: lynda.com  2012-10-2