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Author Guidelines

  • As the journal is a platform for excellence. Please submit the paper(s) of which quality you are convinced (grade of around 8 or higher).

  • The length of the paper is between 2500 and 4000 words (excluding references in the reference list).

  • The paper uses APA-style (6th edition) referencing.

  • Do not include more than 3 figures or tables and submit them in black and white format.

  • To ensure anonymity, please follow the Ensuring a Blind Review guidelines.

  • Submit the paper as a .doc or .docx document.

  • Each submission includes an abstract of approximately 100 words. This needs to be uploaded separately from the paper in step 3.

  • Please do not submit more than 3 of your best papers.

  • The paper(s) you submit need not be the original version that you handed in during the course; you can also make changes based on suggestions or feedback given to you by your tutor, peers, or the Writing Centre.

  • Please download the MS Word template here.

 

Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.

  2. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

  3. Upload your paper only if you formatted it according to the MS Word template (insert your text into the template).
 

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