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Author Guidelines

General Guide of Manuscript

An Author is asked to provide manuscripts as electronic files. The electronic manuscripts formatting requirements are few: a) the title uses 12 pt garamond, while the article content uses the 11 pt palatino linotype; b) Use Indonesian or English as the language; c) Indent or space between all paragraphs. The manuscript should be arranged in the following order (begin new sections on new pages). Submitted manuscript accepted for publication or even published elsewhere is unacceptable and will not be published in Scientiae Educatia.  Manuscript sent to EMPOWER must be free from plagiarism and self-plagiarism.

articles must be presented in paragraph form with a proportion of 3,500-5,000 words, including pictures, tables, nomenclature, references, etc.



Must be brief, informative and indicates the main point(s) of the paper, maximum 15 words, centered style with Garamond 13, space 1, spacing after 6 pt.



The complete name(s) of the author is written without a title and placed under the article title. It is followed by the institution(s) where the author(s) is currently working including the study program and university, e.g. Jurusan Pengembangan Masyarakat Islam, Fakultas Ushuluddin, Adab, dan Dakwah, IAIN Syekh Nurjati Cirebon. An active email address should also be written under the institution. by using patalino Linotype 11, Bold, space 1.



On the abstract, the title “Abstract” is explicitly written in bold, font style with Palatino Linotype 11, space 1, spacing before 12pt and after 2pt.

The abstract should be less than 150-250 words and made in 1 paragraph, written in two languages: Indonesian and anglish. It consists of sentences which at least describing background of study, purpose of writing the article, research methodology, results and finding, and conclusions.

The abstract in English must be an original translation and not a copy-paste translation of abstract in Bahasa Indonesia from translator application/software like Google Translator, Rekso Translator, etc.



Should be provided below the abstract to help with the electronic search (3-5 words, Palatino Linotype 11, italic, alphabetic).



On the introduction, the title “introduction” is explicitly written in bold, font style with Palatino Linotype 11, spacing 11 pt

The Introduction section should explain the background to the study, the aims, a summary of the existing literature, the reason why the study was necessary.

in the introduction it is necessary to explain the research method. This research method is a minimum of 1 paragraph consisting of; type of research, data collection techniques, sources / sources of information, reliability techniques or research validity.

at the end of the introduction it is also necessary to explore the flow of discussion and the final results which are good points in the introduction



in the title "results and discussion" uses font size 11 and bold

The results and discussion should include the findings of the study including, if appropriate, results of the statistical analysis which must be included either in the text or as tables and figures. This section should discuss the implications of the findings in the context of existing research and highlight limitations of the study.



in the title "conclusion" using font size 11 and bold

This should state clearly the main conclusions and provide an explanation of the importance and relevance of the study to the field.



Citation in text

Please ensure that every reference cited in the text is also present in the reference list (and vice versa). Unpublished results and personal communications are not recommended. Citation of a reference as 'in press' implies that the item has been accepted for publication.

Web references

As a minimum, the full URL should be given and the date when the reference was last accessed. Any further information, if known (DOI, author names, dates, reference to a source publication, etc.), should also be given. Web references can be included in the reference list.

Example: AOAC, 2002. Guidelines for single laboratory validation of chemical methods for dietary supplements and botanicals. AOAC Int. 1–38.

Reference management software

Users of Mendeley Desktop can easily install the reference style for this journal by clicking the following link:

When preparing your manuscript, you will then be able to select this style using the Mendeley plug-ins for Microsoft Word or LibreOffice.

All publications cited in the text should be presented in a list of references following the text of the manuscript. The number of references ranges from 15 to 25 positions. The manuscript should be carefully checked to ensure that the spelling of authors' names and dates are exactly the same in the text as in the reference list. 



Use italic for variables, bold for vector and matrices, a script for transforms, and san serif for tensors. Use superscripts and subscripts in superior or inferior position; do not use raised and lowered fonts.



Every table must have a title, and all columns must have headings. Column headings must be arranged so that their relation to the data is clear and refer to the column below. Footnotes should be indicated by superscript, lowercase letters. Each table must be cited in the text.



Cite each figure in numerical orders in a text. Clearly mark orientation on the figure, if questionable. Ensure that each illustration has a caption. Supply captions separately, not attached to the figure. A caption should comprise a brief title (not on the figure itself) and a description of the illustration. Keep text in the illustrations themselves to a minimum but explain all symbols and abbreviations used. Indicate latitude and longitude on maps. Color figures, foldouts, pocket maps, etc., can be accommodated, but the costs of color for publishing these special features must be borne by the author.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

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