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Reflective thinking and writing

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Reflective thinkingReflective thinking and writing is an important part of university life and work.

The ability to reflect on your experience and knowledge, and use that to make improvements, is a key part of university-level thinking and work.

To reflect, and write reflectively, you need to know:

  • how to think reflectively
  • how to write reflectively, including the difference between reflective and academic writing; how to structure your writing; what to include and how to identify good reflective writing
  • what reflective writing tools are available