These videos are all available online at any time for students to access, and as such, may be used as pre-residency instruction or as supplemental information. The videos take advantage of a flipped classroom model in that they provide equivalent or more information than what would be provided face-to-face but have the advantage that students can be directed to these recordings at any time so that individuals can choose the optimal timing for them to learn the information (e.g., morning/evening, all in one sitting versus in small chunks, or as is needed for a specific assignment). If the recordings are provided as a pre-residency activity, Writing Centre staff would be pleased to provide an in-person session (face-to-face or sychronously online) in order to meet new students, introduce themselves and the Writing Centre's services, and answer any questions.
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Introduction to Academic Writing (37:11 video)
Writing an Academic Paragraph (19:35 video)
Introduction to APA Style (6th ed.) (32:24 video)
Introduction to APA Style (7th ed.) (28:19 video)
Academic Integrity Checklist
Anxiety About Academic Writing
APA Style (7th ed.) Help Guide
APA Style (7th ed.) Formatting Checklist
APA Style (7th ed.) Citations Checklist
APA Style (7th ed.) References Checklist
Developing Your Essay
Four Feathers Writing Guide
Gradschoolitis (6:50 video; transcript available in Gradschoolitis notes).
How to Write an Undergraduate-Level Essay
How to Write a Graduate-Level Essay
Quoting, Summarizing, and Paraphrasing
What Can an Academic Editor Do?
WriteAnswers (searchable FAQs)