In this assignment, you will consider steps you can plan to take to make your pursuit of a graduate degree a success. Make sure to read the following instructions carefully and to the end.
Resources: Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association and APA Writing Style Sample Paper
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper on how you can prepare for academic success at the graduate level. Include the following: Identify characteristics of graduate writing, and explain how writing at the graduate level differs from other forms of writing (2 to 3 paragraphs). Describe elements of effective written communication (1 to 2 paragraphs). Explain what plagiarism is and how to avoid it (1 to 2 paragraphs). Analyze realistic, attainable ways for managing time and stress (1 to 2 paragraphs).
Format your paper according to appropriate course-level APA guidelines on the APA Templates page in the Center for Writing Excellence.
Access the Center for Writing Excellence on eCampus and utilize WritePoint® powered by Grammarly® to review your paper. This is a tool to help with your writing, and it is up to you to determine if the suggested changes are appropriate or not. Submitting your paper to Plagiarism Checker is also highly recommended.