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Top 5 Tips

No matter which subject you decide to study at University, you will have to produce written work and write essays.

A good essay should have structure, coherent arguments and clear presentation.

Academic writing involves:

  • Organising your ideas and arguments
  • Collecting relevant information
  • Presenting your work clearly so that others can understand your ideas and arguments.

You also need to know how to correctly reference the sources that you use in your research.

This is all great advice but where on earth do you start? We’ve pulled together 5 top tips to help you with academic work.

Click on each of the graphics below for more information and to see the University Centre Calderdale College staff speaking about these tips.