Designing Your Research for Impact: Emerging Methods for Mobilization

Price: Free


Today’s emerging scholars face a new and rapidly changing academic landscape that presents distinct challenges in both their professional development and knowledge-production practices.

This free micro-course walks emerging scholars through novel and productive ways of approaching work through multi-modal knowledge mobilization.

Discover new knowledge-production strategies via the course’s interactive content, engaging animations, and audio-segments. Learn from the first-hand experiences of established experts and emerging scholars.

This course was developed in partnership with AU’s Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research Centre and is designed and delivered by PowerED.

What You'll Learn

  • Explore strategies for mobilizing knowledge through emerging technologies, popular media channels, and accessible modes, tones, and styles of communication.
  • Reflect upon your scholarly profile, including your scholastic, professional, and personal goals and motivations.
  • Foster your existing knowledge, skills, and interests to facilitate new forms of scholarly and community engagement.
  • Examine strategies for building new communities of practice, collaboration, and lasting connections within and beyond the academy.

How It Works

Course Length
6-8 hours

Online, On-Demand



Who Will Benefit

Scholars (emerging to advanced) who are interested in expanding their knowledge mobilization literacy across multiple modes of communication and meaning-making.

Price: Free