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Essay writing skills : essential techniques to gain top grades, Patrick Forsyth, Jacqueline Connelly

Label
Essay writing skills : essential techniques to gain top grades
Title
Essay writing skills
Title remainder
essential techniques to gain top grades
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Forsyth, Jacqueline Connelly
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Forsyth, Patrick B
Dewey number
808.4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Connelly, Jacqueline
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  • English language
  • Essay
Label
Essay writing skills : essential techniques to gain top grades, Patrick Forsyth, Jacqueline Connelly
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: New realities -- Future realities -- How to use this book -- 1.The academic essay: its nature and role -- What is an essay? -- Essay conventions -- The essay as assessed coursework -- Developing your academic skills through essay writing -- 2.The foundation for success -- Using clear language -- Detail that makes for good writing -- If your first language is not English -- 3.Researching the content -- Deciding which topic to write on -- Understanding the essay title -- Gathering material and using bibliographies -- Developing your academic skills -- Making notes -- Using essay banks -- 4.Preparing and writing -- A systematic approach -- When it all goes wrong -- 5.The structure and detail of an essay -- The introduction: making a good start -- The central content -- Referencing -- An appropriate conclusion -- Writing essays in examinations -- The purpose and form of a dissertation -- 6.Example essays and the art of learning from experience --
  • Contents note continued: What your lecturer wants -- A checklist -- The nature of the examples -- An example of guidelines -- Examples -- Dealing with criticism -- A helping hand -- Top tips -- 7.Looking ahead -- The immediate benefits -- The wider world -- Areas of change -- Skills with ongoing benefit -- Applications in finding work and beyond -- Written communication in the workplace -- Ongoing development -- Afterword -- And finally ... -- Acknowledgements
Control code
000047954938
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
140 p.
Isbn
9780749463915
Lccn
2011043141
System control number
(OCoLC)748331089
Label
Essay writing skills : essential techniques to gain top grades, Patrick Forsyth, Jacqueline Connelly
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: New realities -- Future realities -- How to use this book -- 1.The academic essay: its nature and role -- What is an essay? -- Essay conventions -- The essay as assessed coursework -- Developing your academic skills through essay writing -- 2.The foundation for success -- Using clear language -- Detail that makes for good writing -- If your first language is not English -- 3.Researching the content -- Deciding which topic to write on -- Understanding the essay title -- Gathering material and using bibliographies -- Developing your academic skills -- Making notes -- Using essay banks -- 4.Preparing and writing -- A systematic approach -- When it all goes wrong -- 5.The structure and detail of an essay -- The introduction: making a good start -- The central content -- Referencing -- An appropriate conclusion -- Writing essays in examinations -- The purpose and form of a dissertation -- 6.Example essays and the art of learning from experience --
  • Contents note continued: What your lecturer wants -- A checklist -- The nature of the examples -- An example of guidelines -- Examples -- Dealing with criticism -- A helping hand -- Top tips -- 7.Looking ahead -- The immediate benefits -- The wider world -- Areas of change -- Skills with ongoing benefit -- Applications in finding work and beyond -- Written communication in the workplace -- Ongoing development -- Afterword -- And finally ... -- Acknowledgements
Control code
000047954938
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
140 p.
Isbn
9780749463915
Lccn
2011043141
System control number
(OCoLC)748331089

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