Welcome to the Sociology and Criminal Justice writing guide check list. This checklist is mainly for helping students to prepare their academic assignment in sociology courses. Although professor may have their own specific format, the check list will provide a helpful go-to guide for ASA/ASR writing format and other tips for writing.
Resources and Links
Purdue University Online Writing Lab
This writing resource will provide examples for ASA/ASR writing guides. Go to the website and select Formatting in Sociology from the left menu. You will find examples for in-text citations and references formatting.
Writing Center for Resources
The writing center is an on campus resource that provides services for students to enhance their writing skills and manuscripts. They provide free one-on-one writing sessions and will help with preparing writing assignments. This is a great writing resource!
University of St. Thomas Academic Integrity Policy
All sociology courses follow the guidelines outlined in the academic integrity policy. Students should be aware university academic dishonesty (i.e. cheating and plagiarism etc.) policy. For more details, please read the academic dishonesty policy in the student handbook. The below link will also provide more details and definitions on cheating, plagiarism and other important topics related to academic dishonesty.
ASA Style Short Guide