Writing a Report
What is a report?
A report is a text written to communicate information. Some reports only communicate
information, while other reports not only communicate information, but also analyse and
evaluate that information. In your courses in t
MANAGING ORGANISATIONS AND PEOPLE
MANAGEMENT 1001 ESSAY WRITING
DECONSTRUCTING THE QUESTION
DECIDING ON YOUR ANSWER
FINDING YOUR SOURCES
CRITICALLY READING SOURCES
HARVARD REFERENCING SYSYEM
What is referencing?
Referencing means acknowledging the sources for the information and ideas in your
writing. Sources may include text or graphic material taken from books, journal or
magazine articles, newspapers, company, government or ins
Harvard Referencing Guide
Acknowledging Sources. 1
Variations in Referencing Styles within the Australian School of
Business . 1
Using footnotes with in-text referencing
How to Create a Reference List using a Harvard Style of Referencing . 1
Writing an Essay
What is an essay?
An essay is usually written in response to a question or series of questions. The writer's
purpose is to convince the reader that his or her way of analysing, explaining, discussing
or arguing about a topic is valid.
Writing in Academic Style
What style of writing is preferred in the Australian School of Business?
In your courses in the Australian School of Business you are required to write many
different types of assignments. Each different assignment type has its o