Reports are remarkably varied. The style, structure and treatment of information in a report can be strongly influenced by disciplinary practices, and by context and audience, all of which you will need to take into account when writing. This workshop will focus on the underlying principles of reports in an academic context.
By the end of the workshop you will be able to:
Who is this workshop for?
This workshop is ideal for undergraduate students from any discipline who are relatively new to report writing at university, or who wish to improve on their report writing.
This workshop is run by a Library Skills Adviser with the support of trained student Skills Leaders.
Related study skills
The following sessions will help you to improve your academic thinking, reading and writing skills:
You also need to understand the concepts of referencing and paraphrasing that form an important part of academic writing.
If you already understand the basic principles of referencing and want to develop your skills in the appropriate system, one of the following workshops will help:
* Check with your department/school to find out which of the University’s four referencing systems you should use