Develop your writing

This is where you'll find all our resources on writing skills. You can access the full list below, or if you're working on an essay, why not take the Writing essays tour, which provides additional advice and guidance?

In addition, you might also find it helpful to attend a related workshop or come to see us for a consultation.

Analysing essay titles
Video Tutorial
Doing a literature review
Study guide
English language support
Essay terms explained
Study guide
Essay writing diagnostic
Online based resource
Feedback 5-a-Day
Online based resource
How to write an effective essay - ten top tips for students
SlideShare resource
Inclusive writing
Study guide
Planning and conducting a dissertation research project
Study guide
Planning essays
Prepare for it!
What are you being asked to do?
Referencing and bibliographies
Study guide
The art of editing
Study guide
The Harvard referencing manual
Online based resource
Understand it!
Can I acknowledge how the feedback makes me feel, and be okay with that feeling? How does the feedback suggest my assignment meets or does not meet the assessment criteria? Do the examples help clarify what is meant? Can I discuss it?
Use it!
How will I improve? Can I ask for specific feedback on these areas? Can I discuss it?
What is critical reading
Study guide
What is critical writing
Study guide
Writing a dissertation
Study guide
Writing essays
Study guide

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