Day 1 & 2

Day 1

08:30 – 09:00: Arrival and welcome
09:00 – 10:30: Bibliometrics, indicators
10:30 – 11:00: Coffee Break and networking
11:00 – 12:30: Citation databases, and calculating Journal Impact metrics
12:30 – 13:30: Prayers & Lunch Breaks
13:30 – 15:00: Calculating your h-index
15:00 – 15:30: Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:30: University rankings

Day 2

08:30 – 09:00: Arrival and welcome
09:00 – 10:30: Journal types, open access and APCs
10:30 – 11:00: Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30: Journal white lists and black lists and what they mean for authors
12:30 – 13:30: Prayers & lunch Breaks
13:30 – 15:00: Choosing a journal and practical methods of avoiding predatory publishers/journals
15:00 – 15:30: Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:30: Tailoring your manuscript to the chosen journal