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How to Write Essays & Assignments

How to Write Essays & Assignments

  • Author: Kathleen McMillan,Jonathan Weyers
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • ISBN: 9780273713579
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 246
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This book covers everything a student will need to research, plan and write academic essays and assignments effectively and successfully.

Get a Better Grade

Get a Better Grade

Seven Steps to Excellent Essays and Assignments

  • Author: Mal Leicester,Denise Taylor
  • Publisher: SAGE
  • ISBN: 1526415771
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 200
  • View: 6413
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Not sure how to start your essay or prepare for a presentation? Worried about how to structure your report? Questioning what a good assignment actually looks like? With encouraging, jargon-free advice and a clearly defined seven-step plan to getting better grades, this book takes the fear out of academic writing and gives you the tools you need to succeed. Punchy and packed with the dos and don’ts of good writing, it helps you improve your grades quickly and with minimal hassle. Covering not just essays, but also group work, reports, reviews, research projects, journaling, and presentations, it provides effective tips on: Defeating writers’ block Identifying and using relevant sources Planning and outlining strategies Building arguments and providing evidence Developing critical and analytical thinking Cultivating writing style Mastering presentation. Focused on explaining and demonstrating the core requirements of academic assignments through detailed examples, this book provides all the support you need to build confidence and produce high-quality assignments. SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills hub for tips, resources and videos on study success!

How to Write Better Essays

How to Write Better Essays

A Guide

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
  • ISBN: 1352001152
  • Category: English language
  • Page: 48
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How to Write Better Law Essays

How to Write Better Law Essays

Tools and Techniques for Success in Exams and Assignments

  • Author: Steve Foster
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • ISBN: 9781405822008
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 211
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This guide provides clear instructions on writing legal essays, exam answers and dissertations for undergraduate law, and CPE/GDL courses. Throughout the book the author identifies key characteristics of both good and bad techniques in writing, allowing students to see practical examples of best practice.

How to Write an Assignment

How to Write an Assignment

Proven Techniques for Producing Essays, Reports and Dissertations That Succeed

  • Author: Pauline Smith
  • Publisher: How To Books
  • ISBN: 9781845284411
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 102
  • View: 442
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This practical guide, written by a chief examiner, gives you the tools and planning techniques for making light work of assignments, essays, reports and dissertations. It covers: - Thoroughly understanding the title, question or brief - Choosing the right format for your assignment - Producing an outline plan Reseaching and taking notes - Drafting the structure and improving your style - Presenting the final assignment Examples and mini case studies show the difference between good and bad practice. Self-evaluation exercises ensure you stay on the right track. REVIEWS: '... contains everything you need to know to write an assignment, from how to unpack a hypothesis to referencing.' Reader Review AUTHOR BIOG: Pauline Smith, an experienced teacher, chief examiner and Open Univeristy tutor, was Head of Continuing Professional Development at Manchester Metropolitan University and a Senior Education Adviser with the Department for Education and Skills (DFES). She is now an independent consultant. CONTENTS: List of Illustrations Preface 1. What is an assignment? 2. Making the right start 3. Analysing the title question or brief 4. How to plan and take notes 5. Drafting the structure 6. Improving your style 7. Presenting your final assignment 8. Improving through reflection 9. Where are you now? Glosssary Further reading Index.

Doing Essays and Assignments

Doing Essays and Assignments

Essential Tips for Students

  • Author: Pete Greasley
  • Publisher: SAGE
  • ISBN: 1446210111
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 192
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This book provides students with an insider's view of what tutors and professors are looking for when they set essays and assignments. As such it will be a vital purchase for any student seeking practical and effective guidance on how to write successful essays and other written assignments. Both lively and authoritative in equal measure, Doing Essays and Assignments: Essential Tips for Students leads its readers through all of the skills that are required for the process of essay and assignment writing at a number of levels. Pete Greasley finds the perfect balance between a humorous style and a comprehensive approach, which highlights a wide range of specific practical tips that all students could benefit from. The tips are backed up by a survey of tutors, which highlights the things that markers are really looking for in students' work, paying particular attention to areas in which students commonly struggle. Topics include: planning, time management and deadlines reading and researching the literature writing introductions and conclusions answering the question critical analysis and argument referencing language, grammar and expression avoiding plagiarism This will be a must-have book for all university students. The book's clear organization and broad content have been developed from the survey of tutors and Greasley's own extensive teaching experience. As enjoyable as it is functional, Doing Essays and Assignments sets the essay writing process within a manageable structure that will prove a friend to students and markers alike. Pete Greasley is a lecturer at the School of Health Studies, University of Bradford.

How to Write Essays

How to Write Essays

A Practical Guide for Students

  • Author: John Clanchy,Brigid Ballard
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780733903946
  • Category: English language
  • Page: 155
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How to Write Essays, now in its third edition, has preserved the original serious, yet practical, approach to academic writing, with particular attention paid to the central tasks of analysing a topic, reading and research, planning and drafting, and editing the final version of an essay or report. *A new chapter on the use of the Internet and the WWW for essay and assignment research. *Chapters on book reviews, lab reports and fieldwork reports to make the book as relevant to Science students as it is to Social Science and Humanities students. *Numerous examples and exercises to provide practice in note-taking, essay planning, reading and editing strategies.

How To Write An Assignment, 8th Edition

How To Write An Assignment, 8th Edition

Proven techniques for producing essays, reports and dissertations that succeed

  • Author: Pauline Smith
  • Publisher: Hachette UK
  • ISBN: 1848036116
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 160
  • View: 6185
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This practical guide, written by a chief examiner, gives you the tools and planning techniques for making light work of assignments, essays, reports and dissertations. It covers: * Thoroughly understanding the title, question or brief *Choosing the right format for your assignment *Producing an outline plan *Researching and taking notes *Drafting the structure and improving your style * Presenting the final assignment / Examples and mini case studies show the difference between good and bad practice. Self-evaluation exercises ensure you stay on the right track.

How to Write Better Essays

How to Write Better Essays

  • Author: Bryan Greetham
  • Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
  • ISBN: 1137293357
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 328
  • View: 1825
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Have you ever wondered why some people can produce a well-structured, relevant essay written in a style that seems to glide across the page with the minimum of fuss? Do you think some people simply have these skills, and others don't, and that there is nothing we can do about it? This book just might change your mind. Addressing each landmark stage of the essay writing process, How to Write Better Essays teaches you how to... • analyse the question and break down difficult terms and concepts • brainstorm effectively and generate your own ideas • evaluate and criticise arguments • express your thoughts coherently and develop your own style of writing • plan and structure your essay from introduction to conclusion ... and along the way, practical techniques show how to analyse, criticise, discuss and evaluate material, improve your style, revise your final draft and avoid plagiarism. The third edition of this bestselling book includes new chapters on critical thinking, tackling reflective writing assignments, and how to create and analyse concepts. It also features a new companion website providing annotated essays to illustrate the successful outcome of the methods you learn in the book, exercises to develop critical thinking skills, and additional examples of how to analyse concepts. For every student who needs to write essays, from whatever discipline, this book is a constant source of the help and inspiration you need to tackle your essays with confidence.

Sharpen Your Essay Writing Skills

Sharpen Your Essay Writing Skills

  • Author: Johannah Haney
  • Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC
  • ISBN: 0766047318
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 64
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With the recent emphasis on essay writing in many standardized tests and classroom assignments, this book aims to help young writers in this process. A positive, conversational tone, fun illustrations, and helpful examples make this book engaging and easy to use.