APA Guidelines Review for Belhaven Adult Studies

As you prepare your assignments/papers, there are some general formatting rules for the APA format that you MUST be familiar with to be successful in your writing.

Basic Rules for the APA format are:

  • 8 ½ x 11 paper size
  • Double-spaced
  • 1 inch margin on all sides
  • 12 pt. Times New Roman font
  • Page numbers (beginning with title page)
  • Page header
  • Difference between Bible and biblical
  • Worldview being one word
  • Proper in-text citation examples
  • Proper reference examples

Belhaven APA Resources and Academic Help are available through Canvas and Blazenet. You can see in the image below how to access the Belhaven APA Quickguide which is the official authority on APA for your submissions at Belhaven. I highly recommend you print this out and keep a copy close by when you are writing your papers.    Here is a LINK to the QUICK GUIDE


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About Rick Upchurch

Married in 1976, with three grown children. Have served as Pastor in the Church of the Nazarene for 18 years and still hold ordination credentials in the Church of the Nazarene. Led and taught in Adult Degree Completion programs in Christian Higher Education since 1998. Published four books available on Amazon: Discipleship with James, Guidebook for Curriculum Development and Assessment, Spiritual Warfare, and The Principles of Life.

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