The following writing guides have been developed by the faculty in Political Science and Public Administration to help serve as general resources for the various types of written work students will encounter. Please keep in mind, however, that the specific directions and grading criteria for each assignment provided by your instructor supersede the documents provided here.

Assignment
Instructions
Example
Annotated Bibliography .pdf .pdf
Book Review .pdf .pdf
Cover Letter .pdf .pdf
Data Explanation .pdf .pdf
Field Work .pdf .pdf
Grant Application .pdf  
Internship Evaluation .pdf .pdf
Journal Article Critique .pdf .pdf
Legal Brief .pdf .pdf
Letter to the Editor .pdf .pdf
Literature Review .pdf .pdf
Op-Ed .pdf .pdf
Personal Statement .pdf .pdf
Policy Memo .pdf .pdf
Research Proposal .pdf .pdf
Resumé .pdf .pdf