Being able to paraphrase and summarize correctly are essential skills in academic writing. They will also help ensure
that you avoid being accused of plagiarism.
This short tutorial includes:
definitions of quoting, paraphrasing and summarizing and why they are important,
tips on effective paraphrasing and summarizing,
examples of good and bad practice.
You can work through the tutorial sequentially by clicking on Next at the bottom of the screen to move to the next
page. Alternatively, you can jump to individual sections of the tutorial using the links in the panel on the left.
You will need to allow 10 minutes to complete the tutorial.