Using Referencing in Academic English

Ref : EL0037TP02

Theme : Academic English

Contributor : Tony Prince

Tony Prince is Programme Manager for Presessional and Insessional courses at INTO UEA in the UK, running courses preparing students for University study, and supporting them during their University courses. He is also teacher trainer at the NILE institute in Norwich in the UK.

Video Summary

Discussing the role of referencing in Academic writing, looking at why it is important, what form it can take and why we use different forms of referencing.

Learning Objectives

- To understand why referencing is important
- To recognise the forms that referencing may take
- To understand why we may use different forms of referencing

Key Words

Referencing, form, source, quotation, summary, paraphrase, purpose