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APA Style: A Gentle Introduction

APA Style: A Gentle Introduction

Author: Linda Vann, PhD

The main objective of this course is to present the basic tenets of APA style in an easy-to-follow format.

Instructional Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be expected to do the following: 

  1. Identify common components of APA style
  2. Identify basic APA formatting
  3. Recall running head formatting
  4. Identify level 1-5 APA headings
  5. Identify basic table formatting
  6. Identify long-quotation formatting
  7. Recall appendix placement
  8. Identify in-text citation formatting
  9. Identify reference formatting
  10. Apply APA style to your academic papers


This course is intended for college students or anyone with a need to learn APA style for academic writing.

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PowerPoint Slide presentation of the APA Style: A Gentle Introduction course.

Source: LVann 2011 Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac presentation

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