Ohio University

ELIP 5140: Academic Writing in Graduate Studies—Public Administration

This three-hour course enables graduate students in Public Administration to develop the skills they need to become successful writers in their academic and post-academic careers.

Course topics include writing a summary, book review, annotated bibliography, and literature review. Also discussed is plagiarism and citation of sources.

Strategies for organizing and developing thoughts, writing concisely in an academic style, and proofreading are also covered, as is following a citation style.

Students work on assignments they have for discipline-related courses.