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Academic Writing

Academic Writing

Familiarise yourself with the conventions of academic writing, structure and style.

Academic writing is a specific form of writing at university and is often one of the main forms of assessment. Academic writing isn’t a single style but varies depending on your subject, level of study and assignment type. It does have some common features, however, and in this section, you’ll find resources outlining some of these shared characteristics.

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How to structure and write your assignment

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Proofreading

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