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Report Writing: Steps in writing a report

The basics on report writing for university

Steps in writing a report

Writing your report is an ongoing process of writing and re-writing. 

Therefore, it's important to realise that you don't need to begin at the introduction and write until you get to the conclusion.

Often the body is written first. 

Expect to have to redraft your report a number of times.

Steps to writing a report