1. You must be an UNAM academic or graduate student (masters or doctoral student) and have a research project in progress
  2. You must have advanced reading and writing skills in English (TOEFL 580 or equivalent)
  3. You must be able to work independently and be ready to actively participate in discussions
  4. You must have regular access to a computer, a good internet connection, and Flash Player 8 and Acrobat Reader installed
  5. You must be able to log on several times a week
  6. Because of this course’s characteristics, you must be already familiar -- and have access to -- an English-language journal in your academic field