Here are some helpful tips for essay writing:
Writing an essay in 12 steps - guide
And, don't forget to read the Marking Criteria in your Subject Outline.
Charles Sturt University also has other services which can help you to get the best possible results for your work:
Critically reviewing a research article is not just about summarising the article, but evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of the article. It also looks at the value of the research conducted in context of similar research.
The following guides show to structure and write a critical review:
Critiquing research articles - a pdf guide by Flinders University
Structure of a critical review - a guide from the University of NSW
The Sage Research Methods Online database (SRMO) is a good source of full text electronic Books, chapters, and articles on a range of research methodologies. It includes a wide range of items in relation to literature review processes, and importantly how to read critically.
Goodwyn, A. & Stables, A. W. (2004). Learning to Read Critically: Learning to read critically in language and literacy : SAGE Publications Ltd doi: 10.4135/9781849209410
Quinton, S. & Smallbone, T. (2006). How to read critically. In Sage Study Skills: Postgraduate research in business (pp. 81-96). : SAGE Publications Ltd doi: 10.4135/9781849209564.n6
The Referencing at Charles Sturt University webpage has lots of helpful information about referencing including links to the following resources:
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.
These guides have some useful resources and information that will help you to use information ethically while you are studying with Charles Sturt University.
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