The third edition of this well-respected guide will help students of all subjects to write more clearly and more effectively, with valuable advice on how to:
Written by an esteemed author with many years of experience of helping students improve key writing skills, this text also includes straightforward guidance on word choice and the new challenges and opportunities afforded by the use of computers. Exercises are also provided for students to put the theories into practice, either individually or in group work.
1. Judged by Your Writing 2. Four Reasons for Writing 3. How Students Should Write 4. Answering Questions in Course Work 5. Word Processing 6. Thoughts into Words 7. Using Words 8. Using Numbers, Tables and Illustrations to Compliment Your Words 9. Helping your Readers 10. Finding Information 11. Answering Questions in Examinations 12. Writing a Dissertation, Extended Essay, Term Paper or Project Report