Category Archives: University

Using English for Academic Purposes – Punctuation

Title: Punctuation Author:Andy Gillett, UEfAP Full Text & Source: http://www.uefap.com/writing/punc/punc.htm Sample Text: The sentence and the full stop The full stop is the most important punctuation mark. It shows the end of the sentence. The English language also uses capital … Continue reading

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Professional Library Qualification By Distance Learning – Information and Library Management Postgraduate Diploma/MA/MSc (UK)

Title: Information and Library Management Postgraduate Diploma/MA/MSc Author: Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK Full Text & Source: https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/study-at-northumbria/courses/information-and-library-management-dl-dtplim6/ Course: This distance learning course is aimed at people working within an information environment, who wish to professionally qualify at postgraduate … Continue reading

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Top Universities in Europe

Title: Top Universities in Europe Author: QS Quacquarelli Symonds Limited Full Text & Source: http://www.topuniversities.com/where-to-study/region/europe/top-universities-europe The Internet, Online, 13/10/2015 Sample Text: It may be the second-smallest continent on Earth, but Europe claims many of the world’s best educational institutions. In … Continue reading

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Top tips when writing your postgraduate thesis …….

Title: Top tips when writing your postgraduate thesis or dissertation Author: Postgrad.com Full Text & Source: http://www.postgrad.com/editorial/advice/exams/dissertations_and_theses/top_tips_writing_postgraduate_thesis/ Sample Text: Writing a masters or PhD dissertation/thesis is a massive undertaking – and one that is not to be taken lightly. There … Continue reading

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How to Write Your Thesis

Title: How to Write Your Thesis Authors: Kim Kastens, Stephanie Pfirman, Martin Stute, Bill Hahn, Dallas Abbott, and Chris Scholz Full Text & Source: http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/~martins/sen_sem/thesis_org.html The Internet, Online, 12/10/2015 Sample Text: Abstract A good abstract explains in one line why … Continue reading

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How To Write A Report

Title: How To Write A Report Author: Centre For Academic Success, Birmingham University, UK Full Text & Source: http://library.bcu.ac.uk/learner/writingguides/1.02%20Reports.htm The Internet, Online, 12/10/2015 Sample Text: What is a report? A report is a systematic, well organised document which defines and analyses … Continue reading

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Strategies For Essay Writing

Title: Essay Structure Author: Harvard College, USA Full Text & Source: http://writingcenter.fas.harvard.edu/pages/essay-structure The Internet, Online, 12/10/2015 Sample Text: Writing an academic essay means fashioning a coherent set of ideas into an argument. Because essays are essentially linear—they offer one idea … Continue reading

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