How To Do Science has been written for students of the life sciences who are actively engaged in the scientific process. This guide introduces you to what it means to be a scientist. You will learn about the scientific method and how to carry out many tasks of a scientist, including: designing experiments, visualising data, accessing scientific literature, communicating science, and writing literature reviews.
This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA). You can download How To Do Science ebook for free in PDF format (10.6 MB).
Table of Contents
Science and the Scientific Method
Design for Discovery
Using Statistical Analyses
Accessing Scientific Literature and Referencing
Communicating Scientific Discoveries to Peers
Writing a Literature Review
Sharing Science with the Community
Your Life and Career as a Scientist
How To Do Science
Science & Mathematics
University of Southern Queensland
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