When writing a term paper, you should use the scientific style of presentation of the material, demonstrating the objectivity of your approach to the studied phenomena.
Course work must be written in a scientific language with the following requirements:
- Thoughts must be stated clearly, consistently, and concretely.
- Every new thought should start with a new paragraph.
- When using quotations, numerical data, illustrations, charts, and other data borrowed from sources or literature, it is necessary to make a link.
- The first use of the abbreviation in the text of the course work should explain its meaning.
- The enumeration of the facts should be accompanied by their analysis, allowing to systematize and comprehend the available information to achieve the goal of the study.
- Unreasonable repetitions, ambiguous words, and formulations should be avoided. In work, it is necessary to observe the uniformity of terminology.
In the text of a term paper is not allowed to use:
- everyday speech, emotionally colored words;
- arbitrary derivations and own terms;
- word abbreviations;
- complex grammatical structures that impede the perception of the text.
The names of the structural elements of the course work: “CONTENTS,” “INTRODUCTION,” “CHAPTER 1. …”, “CONCLUSION,” “LIST OF USED LITERATURE,” “APPENDICES” and the names of the chapters of the central part and paragraphs should be printed in capital letters without underlining, highlighting in bold, without a dot.
Design diagrams, charts, and tables
The number of diagrams, charts, and tables in the study is not standardized; it is determined by the appropriateness of the presentation of the content.
All diagrams, charts, and tables should be referenced in the course work. Charts, diagrams, and tables should be placed immediately after the text in which they are first mentioned, or on the next page.
Charts and diagrams should be numbered in Arabic numerals through numbering (Diagram 1, Diagram 2, Diagram 1, Diagram 2). Illustrations should have a name and explanatory data.
Tables are used for better visibility and ease of comparison of indicators. The table should have a name reflecting its content. When transferring a part of the table, the name is placed only above the first part of the table.