For this assessment you will need to:
You will need to cite references in this assignment. This page is designed to assist you with using the Library to find references. Consult your Course Outline for more information about the assessment requirements.
Before you start searching, think of some keywords related to your topic. Here are a few examples to get you started:
Use these tips to turn your keywords into a search term:
Then try your search term in the Library Catalogue:
You may have to mix and match terms!
Here are some examples of completed search terms you can use in the catalogue:
From your results, your can then use the filters on the left to limit by date or choose certain formats.
You may want to find articles in professional magazines. You can access some of these online:
Here is a video on how to access the Harvard Business Review:
Once you have found some resources, you will need to evaluate if they are appropriate and if they are from a credible source. Watch this video for more:
These resources have advice for writing memos and letters:
Here are some resources for general writing skills:
If you have questions about the assessment, you should post these to your course Discussion Forum.
Studiosity offers an ‘online classroom’, where you can chat with a learning adviser. The associated 'Check Mate' service helps with English, writing and referencing.
Click here for more help options.
Need help referencing? Follow the roadmap!
What do you do with all those references you have found?
Use a bibliographic management software to store, organise and cite your references. The Library supports the bibliographic management tool EndNote. There are also many free systems available.
Watch Managing Your References or have a look at the Managing References guide to decide which tool is best for you and then get started.