Today you will look at APA formatting in more detail.
First of all, in a previous lesson, I said that the headers should be bold, 18 point and 16 point. This is only true for a specific college I teach at - it is not APA, so please ignore what I said! Everything should be 12 point Times New Roman. Secondly, "Works Cited" should be labelled "References". I am sorry for the confusion.
Here is my sample essay written to conform with APA guidelines:
Here is another APA formatted paper. The content of this is all about APA, so it has much good advice.
Here is another APA formatted research paper.
If you look at these three papers, you may see some similarities. This is the APA format that your paper should look like.
Dear students, Welcome to academic writing. Last year many students failed this course, so please be aware that you may fail if you do not ...
Dear students, Welcome to academic writing. Last year about fifty percent of my students failed this course, so please beware that you may...
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