Always read the assignment instructions before formatting your essay.
Notice that the title page has a Running head. This shows on the first page only. Watch the video below for instructions on how to create the Running head.
What are headings? (APA, 2010, p.62)
Headings are formatted as follows:
Level 1 (Main idea)
Centered, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Heading
Level 2 (Sub-topic for main idea)
Flush Left, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Heading
Level 3 (Sub-topic for sub-topic)
Indented, boldface, lowercase heading ending with a period.
Add brochures, tables, lists, or other important information that does not fit in your paper in an appendix.
Take note of a few things for your reference page.
Watch the video below to learn how to create the hanging indent on MS Word.
Abbreviations (APA, 2010, pp. 106-111)
The first president of the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) was Mary Agnes Snively. CNA was formed in 1908 and was originally called the Canadian National Association of Trained Nurses (CNATN).
Numbers (APA, 2010, pp. 111-115)
There are 26 patients on this unit.
There are two nurses on night shift.
Twelve subjects left the experiment.