|Inside Track to Successful Academic Writing||
Inside Track to Successful Academic Writing
Successful Academic Writing guides students through the whole process of academic writing, developing their ability to communicate ideas and research fluently and successfully. From understanding the task and planning essays or assignments, right through to utilising feedback, it will ensure students are able to get much more out of the writing process.
The elements of writing covered in this book include:
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Chapter 1: Understanding the task
Chapter 2: Overcoming the blank sheet of paper
Chapter 3: Planning your work
Chapter 4: Carrying out the research
Chapter 5: Readingand note-taking
Chapters 6 8: The process of writing
Chapter 9: Working with other peoples ideas and voices
Chapter 10: Finding your own voice
Chapter 11: Genre and discipline-specific writing
Chapter 12: Presenting your work
Chapter 13: Working with feedback
Chapter 14: Editing your work
Chapter 15: Summary and the way forward
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Become a better academic writer and communicate your research & ideas fluently and successfully whatever your discipline, prior knowledge or level.
Successful Academic Writing will guide you through the whole process of academic writing, developing your ability to communicate your ideas and research fluently and successfully. From understanding the task and planning your essay or assignment, right through to using feedback and editing to improve your writing skills, it will ensure that understand how to get the most out of the process of writing.
With the in-depth understanding of the practice of academic writing that this book delivers, you will be better prepared to deal with and succeed in - the full range of writing tasks that will be expected of you over the course of your academic studies and on into your chosen career.
Key elements of writing covered in this book include:
· Understanding the brief
· Addressing your audience
· Assessment criteria
· Best practice in reading and note-taking
· Awareness of different types of academic writing
· The editing and proofreading process
· Interpreting and using feedback
About the Authors
Between them, Andy Gillett, Angela Hammond, Mary Martala have many years of experience in writing and teaching academic writing to students ranging from those with little formal education, through prospective undergraduates to PhD students, across a wide range of subject areas.