Option 2: Primary and Secondary Sources. Based on your experience writing the journals and working on your personal essay, address the following questions in your post:
- What are the key differences between academic writing and personal essay writing?
- How is writing from sources different from writing about one’s personal experience?
- What advice would you give to future students so that they may be successful in writing their journals?
- What advice would you give to future students so that they may be successful in writing their personal essays?
Reflection posts must be 300 to 400 words in length and posted by Day 3. Please address only one of the options, and clearly title your post with the option you have chosen. You are not required to respond to your peers, but you may do so if you choose. If you have questions about how to participate in discussions, consult “About Discussions” under the Course Home menu. You are not required to support your claims with additional scholarly materials; however, should you decide to use additional sources, make sure you properly cite any references. Refer to the Ashford Writing Center’s Citation and Reference Guide for guidelines on citing sources in APA style.
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Personal versus academic writing
Personal writing and academic writing are two different forms of writing but achieve the same purpose; passing a message to the reader. The tone used in academic writing is way different from that used in personal writing. The language in academic writing is also formal and convincing while that in personal writing is not much formal due to the use of the first person pronouns such as I and we.
Writing from sources versus writing from experience …
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