WRITING PAPERS “Writing is an exploration. You start from nothing and learn as you go.” - E. L. Doctorow
Skills Developed Critical and analytical thinking Written expression capacity Written autonomy Organization Synthetic and analytical skills Creativity
Required In Schools Extra-curricular activities In Universities and/or Colleges At any kind of workplace Basically, everywhere
Structure Cover page Introduction and/or outline Premise and purpose Body/Substantive Several headings from various perspectives Conclusion Brief review and further directions
General Guidelines Completion of the assignment Writing for an audience Writing style Journal keeping Summarizing References and inspiration
Inspiration and IP Encourage research Provide useful links or reference works Avoid plagiarism by citing sources Encourage the student to perceive written assignments as his own intellectual property
Types of written assignments Topic Papers Term Papers Essays Research Papers
Conclusions Writing papers is a practice worth developing in Moldova. It enhances valuable and useful skills. Writing papers is not as difficult as it seems once you get used to some guidelines. It has proven to be an efficient way of learning.