Most further education courses involve writing essays of this type.
Your informative essay might • explain something most readers won’t know • present the latest research on a topic • define a complex term • compare and contrast opposing viewpoints • analyze a cause-effect relationship • teach readers how to solve a problem or apply knowledge For this course, your informative essay should be 3–5 pages in length and use at least four sources.
Writing a report isn’t the same as writing an essay.
Even if you are good at writing, you may not necessarily know how to write an effective report.
Also, the helpful freeze pane and filtering features will be introduced.
Additional topics will be discussed based on the interests of the workshop attendees.
It will guide you in organising your information and ideas for writing effective reports.
Open Sessions Would you like to have someone to check the language and structure of your assignments for you?
Being Confident with APA All subjects at JCU use APA style for essays, reports and other writing assignments. In this interactive workshop, you will learn and practice how to do in-text citations and references for some of the main types of works you will be reading in preparation for your assignments. Safe Assign is Your lecturers tell you “Use information from research in your assignments, but don’t copy. You will also learn how to read a Safe Assign report, and edit your assignment to prevent plagiarism.
Writing Effective Reports How difficult can it be to write a report?