Module 14: Writing the Report

Lecture Slides

Reading

Required: Chapter 25.

Required: Miller, J. E. (2004). The Chicago guide to writing about numbers. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Chapter 9 [pdf]

Final Project Guidelines

Paper Guide

Writing advice and critique guide

Examples of Reports.

Survey Reports

Do not do this: Listing descriptive stats in order by questions [web]

White Papers/Chart Books [college alcohol study] [Pew marriage] [transportation taxes]

Research Papers [college alcohol study] [any peer reviewed article you used for lit review]

APA research article. [pdf][web]

Links

Making Data Meaningful: A Guide to Writing about numbers. [web page] [pdf of part 2]

Purdue Online Writing Lab [writing with statistics] and http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

UNC writing about statistics [link]

Audio

Video

 

Practice

Assessment