Qualification Grading Type
Unit Learning Outcomes
Understand the significance of the report title in determining the content.
Analyse the requirements of the question or task.
Analyse the main points which must be covered, omitting irrelevant detail.
Be able to plan and present the plan for a report
Produce a plan for a report.
Present the plan for the report.
Be able to structure a report.
Produce an introduction which sets out how the subject will be dealt with in the report.
Use evidence and examples to strengthen information provided in the report.
Use linking sentences in paragraphs to produce a cohesive report.
Provide a conclusion which sums up the main findings of the report.
Be able to write in an appropriate style.
Write in a detached, balanced, and objective manner.
Write formal English avoiding emotive language and colloquialisms.
Know the conventions for acknowledging sources.
Acknowledge the work of other authors both during the report and in a list of references.
Use recognised approaches for acknowledging sources.