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OASIS Writing Skills

Writing Essentials (Graduate):
Writing Essentials (Graduate)

Contact the Writing Center

  • Contact Ask OASIS
    • If you are currently working on coursework or a preproposal document (premise or prospectus) or have a general writing question, please feel free to Ask OASIS.
  • Contact the Dissertation Editors
    • If you have a question about your doctoral capstone document (e.g., dissertation or doctoral study), please reach out to our team of dissertation editors, who will respond to your question within 24 hours.

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Quick APA Tips

Scholarly Writing Strategies

  • Read our academic argument overview to ensure you understand you are drafting strong, evidence-based arguments.
  • Worried about plagiarism in your document? Take the Plagiarism Diagnostic Quiz to determine areas of weakness in your citation strategy.
  • Watch the following crash course video on scholarly writing to ensure you are writing at a graduate level.

Note that this video was created while APA 6 was the style guide edition in use. There may be some examples of writing that have not been updated to APA 7 guidelines.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Dissertation and Doctoral Study Resources