Institutional Closing

alert icon BCTC campuses and offices will be closed starting on December 16, 2017. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 with normal operating hours. Have a wonderful holiday and a great new year!

Step 1: Understand Your Assignment

Understand Your Assignment

  • Read the research paper assignment instructions provided to you by your instructor. What are you being asked to do?
  • Be sure to pay attention to any specific assignment requirements such as page length, style guidelines, topic selection, source types, etc.
  • Ask the instructor about anything you do not understand.
  • View this website for more suggestions: Understanding Assignments.