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Polish Your Academic Writing
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Polish Your Academic Writing

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October 2019 | 112 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

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Struggling to find your academic voice? Polish Your Academic Writing gives you the advice and skills you need to write appropriately and impactfully and get the best grades in your assignments.

  • Effectively make your point and answer the assigned question
  • Build a solid and logical writing structure
  • Perfect your paragraphs and make your sentences flow.

Super Quick Skills provide the essential building blocks you need to succeed at university - fast. Packed with practical, positive advice on core academic and life skills, you’ll discover focused tips and strategies to use straight away. Whether it’s writing great essays, understanding referencing or managing your wellbeing, find out how to build good habits and progress your skills throughout your studies.

  • Learn core skills quickly
  • Apply right away and see results
  • Succeed in your studies and life.

Super Quick Skills give you the foundations you need to confidently navigate the ups and downs of university life.

 
How do I make my point clear?
 
How do I know if I’ve answered the question?
 
How do I structure my assignment?
 
What is a paragraph?
 
What is flow and how do I create it?
 
How do I know if it sounds ok?
 
How can I get a fresh perspective on my work?
 
How do I know when I’m finished polishing?

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A Super Quick Skills Video
Watch our Super Quick introduction to developing your academic writing skills, with author Helen Coleman.

I wish I’d had this book when I first started my degree, it has good advice and underlines what is needed to write academically, I will be suggesting this book to others and will be using it in future endeavours.

Fiona Edwards
Student at Glyndwr University

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ISBN: 9781529703788
£6.99