Successful Academic Writing

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Your ability to write well will dramatically affect the grades you get
at university - and that means writing academically well. Good academic writing is not a skill you are born with, but it is a skill you can learn.


You can read the essays Stuart wrote before and after this tutorial, and also watch the video of his second tutorial by clicking this link


If you want to get good grades for your writing, you need to:

tick Write well

tick Structure your writing

tick Format and present your writing

tick Avoid plagiarism

tick Use a good writing process

Work through the pages in this tutorial to find out how to do these things. At the end of the tutorial there is an Academic Writing Checklist you can use to be sure you are doing everything you can to get good grades.