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Higher Degree Research (Faculty of Business, Justice, Behavioural Sciences): Referencing

A guide to support Higher Degree Research candidates with preparation of Research Proposal and Draft Literature Review for RES701, RES702 and RES703

Referencing at Charles Sturt University

The Referencing at Charles Sturt University webpage has lots of helpful information about referencing including links to the following resources:

  • Academic Referencing Tool
  • APA 7th Referencing Summary PDF
  • APA 7th Example Reference List
  • and more!

The main referencing style at Charles Sturt University is APA 7th though this is not the only style used at the University and you should check with your lecturer if you are unsure.

APA Style and Writing Guide for Psychology

The APA Style and Writing Guide has been created by our own Academics in the Charles Sturt School of Psychology. This guide provides assistance with:

The guide will be updated regularly and will include Academic Skills Videos.

The guide has been developed by Dr Robyn Brunton ( and Dr Paola Castillo (

Charles Sturt University acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands on which its campuses are located, paying respect to Elders, both past and present, and extend that respect to all First Nations Peoples.

Charles Sturt University is an Australian University, TEQSA Provider Identification: PRV12018. CRICOS Provider: 00005F.