Transcript: Well, APA Style is needed to change the present and the future educational landscape within an across academics departments, colleges and universities. *Express the key elements of quantitative results. *Choose the graphic from that will best suit our analysis. APA Style was originated in 1929, when a group of psychologists, anthropologists, and business managers convened and sought to establish a simple set of procedures, or style rules, that would codify the many components of scientific writing to increase the ease of reading comprehension. It features four integrated but separated centers, providing expert resources for every stage of learning which are: *Learn *Research *Write *Publish Examples: APA Style APA Style Why is there a specific APA Style? APA Style was established to codify the many components of scientific writing to facilitate clear communication and has enabled psychologists and scholars in other social and behavioral sciences to enhance the dissemination of knowledge in their respective fields. What is APA Style? APA Style CENTRAL the new game-changing learning, writing, research, and publishing solution for current and future generations of scholars. The web-based technologically advanced advanced APA Style has been developed for academic institutions by the American Psychological Association. Why is APA Style needed? What does APA Style features? APA Style focuses on the needs and guidelines established in psychology social and behavioral sciences and does not cover general rules explained in widely available style books and examples of usage with little relevance to it.
Transcript: How to cite small quotes Because it is necessary to say who is the author of the information that we use in our works , otherwise it would be plagiarism and lack of academic or scientific efficiency Edgar Allan Poe (1846)''All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream'' page 45 APA STYLE APA STYLE Ideas American Psychological Association Apa Style Thanks Notes Finally the sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Dream_Within_a_Dream http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/e/edgar_allan_poe.html http://www.write.armstrong.edu/handouts/APAstyle.pdf http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/23/ theinstitute.ieee.org http://www.zerochan.net/347351 Why APA style is important? Ideas Ideas Is a frequently used to cite sources within the social sciences Step 1 enclose the quote in a double quotation mark. Step 2 Before writing the quote you need to put the author´s last name and the year of publication. Step 3 Put the number of the page at the end of the quote. Step 4 Check that all the punctuation marks are after the quote. Example
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Transcript: First, purchase a copy of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. Then, read it. The manual is not just a reference; it is a style manual with advice on how to write in your discipline. Of course, the book is used as a reference because there are too many rules to keep in one’s head. The more you use the reference, the quicker it will be to find the information you need. Don’t get frustrated when the index is of no use whatsoever. Again, the more familiar you are with the manual, the more you will save yourself time and frustration. APA style is commonly used in science-related fields It is a parenthetical system of citations In-text citations can be cross-referenced to the references page. References www.apastyle.org Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association Members of a discipline share research, so that community of scholars needs an agreed upon set of rules—a style or format—to make the scholarship standardized and accessible to other scholars of that field. Basic Strategies for Mastering APA Style Using APA style properly adds to your credibility as a writer and researcher in your field. Personal communications are not recoverable, so do not include them in the reference list. Cite them only in-text, and use a date. J.J. Jones (personal communication, June 10, 2010). APA tables do not use vertical lines. (See page 130 in the Sixth edition.) APA Without Tears Using APA style properly adds to your credibility as a writer and researcher in your field. Synthesize your sources a number of ways: “The author-date method of citation requires that the surname of the author. . .and the year of publication be inserted in the text at the appropriate point: DOIs DOI stands for digital object identifier. They function as links to referenced content. This way readers can find your sources easily Not all journals use this method as of yet, but most do. One work by six or more authors uses the Latin for “and others” “et al.” on the first reference. Jones et al. (2010)... This is the only Latin abbreviation that can be used outside parentheses. When a secondary source is used, give the secondary source in the reference list; in text, name the original work and give a citation for the secondary source. Jone’s study (as cited in Johnson, 2010). If the date of a source is unknown, use n.d. in the parenthetical citation. If a source does not have page numbers, cite the paragraph and use the abbreviation “para.” (Jones, 2010, para. 7). The paper should be double-spaced throughout and have one-inch margins. Members of a discipline share research, so that community of scholars needs an agreed upon set of rules—a style or format—to make the scholarship standardized and accessible to other scholars of that field. The Basics: A note about plagiarism: “Researchers do not claim the words and ideas of another as their own; they give credit where credit is due (APA Ethics Code of Standard 8.11, Plagiarism). Quotation marks should be used to indicate the exact words of another. Each time you paraphrase another author (i.e., summarize a passage or rearrange the order of a sentence and change some of the words), you need to credit the source in the text” (APA,2009, p.15). Kessler (2003) found that among epidemiological samples Early onset results in a more persistent and severe course (Kessler, 2003). In 2003, Kessler’s study of epidemiological samples showed that” (APA, 2009, p.174). APA Without Tears Do read chapter 3, “Writing Clearly and Concisely” carefully. Tips on writing style Tips on clarity, precision, and concision Organizational structure to develop your argument Strategies to improve writing style First, purchase a copy of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. Then, read it. The manual is not just a reference; it is a style manual with advice on how to write in your discipline. Ten Tips for Better APA Style On the cover page, in the words “Running head,” the “h” is not capitalized. Begin page numbers on the title page, which is page 1. If “and” is inside the parenthetical use the &, otherwise spell out “and.”(Jones & Johnson, 2010). Jones and Johnson (2010) found. . . When you cite a source in text, you need three pieces of information. the author’s last name the year the information was published a page or paragraph number— depending on whether it’s a quote or a close paraphrase
Transcript: Conclusion: Title of the page (Center) * What is APA? * APA Use and Importance ..!! * Cover Page Format * Body Page Format * Reference Page Format * Presentation Reference Page * Conclusion By: Amira Al Naqbi 200108554 27/02/2014 Why is APA Style® needed?. (n.d.).http://www.apastyle.org. Retrieved from http://www.apastyle.org/learn/faqs/why-apastyle-needed.aspx Title of the Report with the page number Title of the publisher should italic 1. Report Details Order. 2. Image/Graphic on cover page. 3. Boarder and page formatting. 4. Header on the first (cover page) APA, generally used in psychology, education and sciences, since it provides a standardized format of writing and citing to make the paper easier to follow. Reference Page Format: Thanks for your time..! All subsequent lines of multi-lined should be indent Title and subject of the report (Bold and Center) Body Page (Content) Format: Sub-title should be aligned left and bold Title of the Report with the page number Established by: American Psychological Association. APA style requires both in-text citations and a reference list. For every in-text citation there should be a full citation in the reference list and vice versa. Citation Management. (n.d.). APA Citation Style. Retrieved from https://www.library.cornell.edu/resrch/citmanage/apa Cover Page Format: What is APA? Subheading should be bold followed by (.) and sentence continue after it. Use and Importance of APA: References: Why we need to use this style? How important it can be? 1. Helps us scan articles quickly for key points. 2. APA style use to achieve the consistency and uniformity. # the main guide for writing in the social and sciences today 3. Describe individuals with accuracy and respect. Cover Page Format Cont.'s: Content: APA Citation Style
Transcript: APA STYLE WHY WE USE MY APA RULE IS The reference list entry for an e-book includes the author, date, title, and source (URL or DOI). For a chapter in an e-book, include the chapter title and page numbers (if available). APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. This resource, revised according to the 6th edition, second printing of the APA manual, APA style APA RULE WE USE THE APA STYLE BECAUSE WE KNOW WHEN WE'RE GOING TO GIVE SOME WORK, OR A MONOGRAPH, ETC WE MUST FOLLOW THESE RULES TO DO A BETTER WORK, TO TAKE A GOOD NOTE , OR ONLY FOR FOLLOW THE RULES TO DO A BETTER WORK WITH APA RULES SOURCES www.apastyle.org/ owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01 THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTENTION DO YOU HAVE QUESTIONS uthor, A. (date). Title of chapter. In E. Editor (Ed.), Title of book (pp. xx–xx). doi:xxxxxxxxxx Chapter in an e-book: Author, A. (date). Title of chapter. In E. Editor (Ed.), Title of book (pp. xx–xx). Retrieved from http://xxxxxxxxx hole e-book Author, A. (date). Title of book. Retrieved from http://xxxxxxxxx Author, A. (date). Title of book. doi:xxxxxxxxxxxx
Transcript: Back to the Basics Abstract Now you're ready for the specifics!!! Title Page Level Format 1 Centered, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Headings 2 Left-aligned, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Heading 3 Indented, boldface, lowercase heading with a period. Begin body text after the period. 4 Indented, boldface, italicized, lowercase heading with a period. Begin body text after the period. 5 Indented, italicized, lowercase heading with a period. Begin body text after the period. Reference Basics Starts on new page after the title page Title: type the word Abstract in the center Should be between 100-150 words Expresses: main idea and key points; address research implications and possible leads to future research Do not indent GOAL! You already know the format: 1" margins (all the way around Times New Roman 12 point font Double-spaced Standard size paper 8.5" x 11" You also already know the sections: Title Page Abstract Main Body References -Running Header: flush with the left side of the paper; no more than 50 characters of your title; all caps; the words "Running Header" only appear on the title page -Page Number: flush with the right side of the paper; arabic numerals -Full Title of Paper: Capitalize 1st letter of all words which are 4 letters or more -Author/Teacher Information: Your Name Class Title Teacher's Name Date Submitting Examples of Headings Main Body: Headings Manuscript Format APA Style All lines after the first line of each entry in your reference list should be indented. Authors' names are inverted (last name first); first initial Reference list entries should be alphabetized by the last name of the first author of each work. Maintain the punctuation and capitalization that is used by the journal in its title. Capitalize all major words in journal titles. Italicize titles of longer works such as books and journals. Homework: Read Writer's Reference APA Section 2 pages 460-463; Complete the practice assignment (handout) Methods (Level 1) Site of Study (Level 2) Participant Population (Level 2) Teachers. (Level 3) Students. (Level 3) Results (Level 1) Spatial Ability (Level 2) Test one. (level 3) Teachers with experience. (Level 4) Teachers in training. (Level 4) Test two. (Level 3) Kinesthetic Ability (Level 2)
Transcript: Purdue OWL: APA Formatting and Style Guide The front of your book! Introduction Thesis Body Supporting ideas in thesis Conclusion Summarizes thesis and supports In conclusion, To conclude, In summary, To summarize, In closing Read your paper out loud Have someone else read it Repetitive words? USE THESAURUS Write it, then leave it Go back to it after a day Style Con't Sandwich Formatting Rough Draft Any idea from a text (Myers & DeWall, 2017). Quotes (Myers & DeWall, p. 54, 2017). Avoid quoting; paraphrase After citing (2017). (p. 54)! Punctuation goes after citation THESAURUS Resources for Citing Style Avoid contractions Instead of "don't" use "do not" Speak formally Like you would during a job interview Less than 10, spell it out 1 = one, 2 = two, etc. Spell out ten In-text Citations Times New Roman 12 point font Double Spaced One inch Margins Left Alignment One space between period and first word Indent new paragraph APA Style The thesaurus should be your best friend! Verb tense = past tense Avoid words like: Really Very Thing A lot SO MUCH Awesome
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