Writers make a number of choices whether they realise it or not. These choices, such as structure, evidence and word choice, require an understanding of the target audience and the disciplinary context. We want your choices to be well informed.
Use our factsheets under "related resources" to navigate different tasks throughout your academic path.
Academic essays guide (PDF): Will give you a broad understanding of academic style.
Philosophy short guide and sample essays (PDF): Read some top tips and see annotations to improve your work.
Dissertation guide (PDF): Will help you with the very complex dissertation.
Literature reviews (PDF): Tips to write a clearer literature review.
Reflective writing guide (PDF): Will highlight some distinctions between reflective and more impersonal writing.
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