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ASC Success Strategies: Standards for Written Assignments

Standards for Written Assignments

Walden University expects the submitted work of students to reflect the standards of the scholarly community, adhere to American Psychological Association (APA) format guidelines, and be written in fair and accurate language.

The guidelines for the APA are published in the following reference manual:

American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the

     American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC:


CAEX 3100/3101

This 4-week course is intended for students who want to develop a better understanding of how to read, summarize, quote, and paraphrase texts following APA guidelines. Grad students on the quarter system should take 3100 (1.5 cr.). Grad students on the semester system should take 3101 (1 cr.). Undergrads should take 3100U (1.5 cr.).

E-mail your Student Success Advisor for more information and to enroll!