Success in Academic Writing (Paperback)

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Description


This concise and practical guide takes students step-by-step through the writing process, and covers core aspects of academic writing, from understanding the task and researching the topic through to composing a draft, editing copy and responding to feedback. Chapters feature numerous self-study activities, top tips and opportunities for reflection, alongside examples of good writing from a range of disciplines. By engaging with the text, students will develop confidence, technique and clarity as writers in their discipline, as well as transferable skills that are highly valued by employers.

This book will be an invaluable source of guidance for students of all disciplines and levels who are required to write essays, reports, papers or dissertations as part of their studies.

New to this Edition:
- Incorporates visual learning strategies throughout, making it more accessible to both learners with learning differences and students for whom English is a second language
- Contains a number of exercises designed to foster creativity in academic writing

About the Author


Trevor Day is an educational consultant and writing developer, with a background in science and social science. He has authored many books and has won or been short-listed for several educational literary prizes. He is a Development Manager for the Royal Literary Fund and is a writing consultant for several UK and overseas universities.Trevor Day is an educational consultant and writing developer, with a background in science and social science. He has authored many books and has won or been short-listed for several educational literary prizes. He is a Development Manager for the Royal Literary Fund and is a writing consultant for several UK and overseas universities.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781352002041
ISBN-10: 1352002043
Publisher: Red Globe Press
Publication Date: March 12th, 2018
Pages: 230
Language: English
Series: Palgrave Study Skills