Student Speak

Writing like a university student: the critical review

Posted by Kari Clarkson on December 27, 2018 at 9:13 AM

Welcome to the final piece of our writing like a university student series. Remember, as you begin your transition from a high school to university student, you (along with all of your peers) will have to adapt your learning, studying and writing skills (among others) in various ways.

You’re now familiar with the writing and editing processes, as well as making your writing formal.

It's time to switch focus—with some shared wisdom from our Student Learning Centre—onto a specific writing assignment you may come across as a student: the critical review.

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Topics: Academic, Student Life, writing

Writing like a university student: formal writing

Posted by Kari Clarkson on December 25, 2018 at 9:07 AM

Hello and welcome to part three of our series on helping you write like a university student: formal writing.

I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again: writing is an important skill that transcends all programs and majors. It’s a technique that you’ll constantly be improving. Getting a head start as you transition into the life of a university student will be a big help!

In this post, with the help of our Student Learning Centre, we’ll be going over some tips to help make your writing prim and proper.

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Topics: Academic, writing

Writing like a university student: the editing process

Posted by Kari Clarkson on December 20, 2018 at 9:04 AM

Welcome to the second instalment of our writing series aiming to help you prepare for your life as a university student.

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Topics: Academic, writing