PSY 108 - Fundamentals of APA Style
Students will learn the basics of APA style, the standard writing style for most social sciences. Proper techniques for citing sources, preparing a manuscript, and expressing material clearly and accurately will be covered. Students will practice writing short papers and components of papers in this style.
Prerequisite(s): Completed English 101 with a C or better, or completed English 200 with a C or better.
MCC General Education: MCC-BCW - Writing (MBCW), MCC-IL - Information Literacy (MIL)
Course Learning Outcomes
.1. Apply APA format to a document.
2. Distinguish plagiarism from appropriate quoting and paraphrasing.
3. Cite sources in proper APA style.