Interactive Rubric for Written Communication: 5.7.1. Font

This guide will help you understand common conventions of academic writing and the application of marking rubrics

STYLE

 

Definition (formal)

Font is the type of lettering used in the text.

Example

For example, it's more appropriate to use a standard 11-12 point font (e.g., Times New Roman) for an academic essay than a 16-point novelty font (e.g., Kristen ITC or Jokerman).

Resources (textbook)

Refer to the textbook pages and sections to improve your knowledge and understanding of the criterion.

Resources (web)

Click on the links to access online resources to improve your knowledge and understanding of the criterion.

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