Writing portfolio tips

Use appropriate writing styles (MLA, AP, Chicago or Turabian).

Cite and reference knowledgeable sources.

Support your arguments or claims.

Display individuality.

Things to consider

  • Organization — an ordered manner and structure for arranging information.
  • Clarity — the extent to which ideas are fully understood and expressed.
  • Storyline — a plausible and comprehensible course of action.
  • Originality — an individual opinion and demonstration of independent thought.
  • Mechanics/correctness — use of consistent tense/voice, correct spelling and grammar, and proper citations.