How to Write an Assignment: Proven Techniques from a Chief Examiner That Really Get Results

How to Write an Assignment: Proven Techniques from a Chief Examiner That Really Get Results

by Pauline Smith
     
 

Discover techniques and insights that will make writing your assignment enjoyable as well as successful. This is a practical book that gives you the tools and planning techniques for making light work of assignments, essays, reports and dissertations. Examples and mini case studies show the difference between good and bad practice. Self-evaluation exercises ensure

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Discover techniques and insights that will make writing your assignment enjoyable as well as successful. This is a practical book that gives you the tools and planning techniques for making light work of assignments, essays, reports and dissertations. Examples and mini case studies show the difference between good and bad practice. Self-evaluation exercises ensure you stay on the right track. My own students tell me they have found this book really useful.A" Pauline Smith

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...contains everything to need to know to write an assignment, from how to unpack a hypothesis, to referencingA" Reader Review

AUTHOR BIOG:
PAULINE SMITH, an experienced teacher, chief examiner and Open University tutor, was Head of Continuing Professional Development at Manchester Metropolitan University and a Senior Education Adviser with the Department for Education and Skills (DFES). She is how an independent consultant.

CONTENTS:
List of illustrations
Preface
1. What is an assignment?
2. Making the right start
3. Analysing the title question or brief
4. How to plan and take notes
5. Drafting the structure
6. Improving your style
7. Presenting your final assignment
8. Improving through reflection
9. Where are you now?
Glossary
Further reading
Index.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781845283520
Publisher:
How To Books
Publication date:
08/15/2009
Pages:
108
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

PAULINE SMITH, an experienced teacher, chief examiner and Open University tutor, was Head of Continuing Professional Development at Manchester Metropolitan University and a Senior Education Adviser with the Department for Education and Skills (DFES). She is how an independent consultant.

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