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The Writing Process

The Writing Process includes four main parts: 1) Prewriting 2) Drafting 3) Revising 4) Editing. Of course, if you've ever written a creative piece, you know it differs greatly from a research paper, and vice versa. This section focuses on the process itself, and provides an introduction to elements that you will need, regardless of the type of paper you're writing. Here's what you'll find:

  • Effective Writing Habits
  • Meeting Assignment Requirements
  • Essays v. Research Papers
  • Introductions & Conclusions
  • Revising & Editing 

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 Last Modified 10/21/15