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MID441 Research Skills Guide: Academic Writing and Study Skills

Study Skills Resources

Academic writing support

Charles Sturt University also has other services which can help you to get the best possible results for your work:

  • Academic writing, assignments and essays - workshops, guides and video tutorials covering all aspects of academic writing including case study and report writing skills.
  • Academic Skills help - Academic Skills advisers can help you understand and prepare for your assignments. Access support guides, make an appointment or submit your assessment for feedback.
  • The Study Success Forum is an ideal place to post those vexing questions about assignment writing techniques. ​Find it in Interact2 > Study Success > Discussion.
  • Why not attend an Academic Skills workshop online to enhance or refresh your academic writing skills?


Study Support - other tips

  • Plagiarism Checking Software (Turnitin) - A Turnitin account allows you to check your writing for inadvertent plagiarism.  You can detect and fix problems before submission. Note that some assessments require you to submit your work to Turnitin! 
  • Don't forget to carefully read the task instructions and the Marking Criteria for each assessment task.

Writing Assignments at Uni (UniSA)