APA_writing_workshop-2009

APA_writing_workshop-2009 - IntroductiontoAPA6thedition

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Introduction to APA 6 th  edition APA is a style of writing – it dictates  how to write a paper, including  language, page lay-out, and how to  cite references (both in text and in  the reference list).  APA is the style of writing used by  most nursing educational programs
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APA Style of Writing Is usually written in 3 rd  person. All of the pages are written in the same font  size and style (Times New Roman size 12) Dictates the use of gender neutral language. Dictates margin widths, headings, etc. Is very explicit, thorough, exacting.
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Title Page Running head: GREAT HABITS  (Goes in the header) 1 (Upper half of page)   Great Habits of Nursing Students Sarah E. Newton Oakland University (all double spaced) *Do not bold, italicize, or underline anything on the title page*
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First page of text  Running head: GREAT HABITS  (Goes in header)    2 (Goes on line #1 of paper) Title Entire paper is double-spaced Text begins on first double-spaced line after title 
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