This book is out of print and no longer available for purchase. However, a sixth edition is available.
This guide, updated for use with the fifth edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, is designed to help improve students' understanding and use of APA Style before they begin writing, allowing instructors in academic settings to concentrate more on course material and less on correcting errors in students' papers. This essential resource contains 8 multiple-choice assessment surveys, correction keys, and answer sheets, along with informative instructions on how to incorporate this material into a curriculum.
Mastering APA Style: Instructor's Resource Guide also enables editorial trainers to help polish their copy editors' skills as they gain a thorough knowledge of APA Style and the Publication Manual. Included are style points for references and citations, grammar, headings, serialization, statistical and mathematical copy, italics and capitalization, numbers style, and table formatting. This guide is an effective learning module for the classroom or for independent study.
- The Purpose of Mastering APA Style
- How to Teach APA Style
- Testing Materials and Record Sheets
- The Master Test Files
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