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Audiology and Speech - Language Pathology: Postgraduate Studies: Writing Support

A guide to library services and resources in the Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology for postgraduate students

Recommended Books


  • Read an article a day to help you learn the writing style in your specific field is done
  • Always keep the information presented relevant to the message you want to get across
  • Write for reader and not for yourself
  • Introduce, justify and conclude
  • Be concise and avoid repetition
  • Make use of your vocabulary and expand on it
  • Use writing tools and proofread your work when done
  • Avoid over-quoting and plagiarism
  • Avoid the use of contractions (can’t, don’t, couldn’t etc.)
  • Practice makes perfect! Draft short essays and give to your friend for evaluation

Academic Phrasebank (Writing Tool)