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How to Write for University: Academic Writing for Success,
How to Write for University
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In addition to the end-to-end study skills reference guides that cover all areas needed by a university student throughout their years at college, there is a need for shorter, punchier guides to individual subject areas to cater for those students who only identify problems and areas where they need help when it actually occurs – these students need immediate help and advice in an easy-to-access, straightforward form on a particular topic, and these shorter guides utilise the content and style of the successful Smarter Student guide to deliver these solutions to this impulse, need-driven demand.
How to improve your Academic Writing will allow a student to assess and address their particular weaknesses in their academic writing skills, addressing one of the key areas of skills gap identified by HE institutions in the UK. It delivers detailed tips, techniques and strategies to enable them to significantly improve their abilities and performance in time to make a difference .
How to improve your Academic Writing covers everything you need to write successfully for any academic course, giving a solid grounding on what the whole business of academic writing is about, and how and improve your essential academic writing skills , including:
How to get started
How to read and take notes effectively
How to plan and write to a deadline
How to improve your academic writing style and use of conventions and vocabulary
How to cite references and avoid plagiarism
How to review, proof-read and present your essay for maximum impact & results
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