The annotated bibliography entry for each article should include the full reference (in Harvard style) followed by an explanatory paragraph. The word count for each entry (reference and paragraph) is 250 words maximum. The explanatory paragraph must include three parts:
A summary of the author(s) main ideas or arguments and context,
An evaluation of the source’s usefulness, credibility, objectivity, and/or bias, and
A reflection on how the article relatesto, and helps to answer, your essay question.
The QUT ‘Writing an annotated bibliography’ guide (available on Moodle) elaborates on addressing each part of an annotation entry. Type reports on A4 sized page with 2.5cm margins. Use 12?point Arial or Calibri font with 1.5 line spacing. Follow the structure listed below, starting each new part on a new page.Faculty of Business Coversheet (hard copy only)
Allow sufficient time for editing, revising, and checking your work. Many students overlook the importance of editing or they run out of time to check that they have followed the structure and content requirements. However, these finalisation tasks can make a big difference to the quality of work and awarded marks.Students are required to submit their work via the Turnitin feature on Moodle AND to submit an identical hard copy of their final work. The final online copy is to be submitted 16 Jun 2017 (Friday in Trimester 2 Week 5) Final submission time: 5:00pm. The identical hard copy should be submitted at the start of the Week 6 lecture.