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Posters, Presentations & Science Writing: Requirements

use this guide to create a successful science poster presentation.

Adhere to requirements

  • Follow the poster content requirements specified by your instructor.
  • Write according to your audience’s level of understanding.
  • Do not exceed size restrictions (e.g., 42 x 48 inches maximum).
  • Aim for less than 200 words per poster section (Purrington, 2010).


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