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APA Style Guide: Group or individual assignments

This guide explains how to use the APA Style. It includes a short tutorial.

Group or individual assignments

APA does not give direct instructions on citing and referencing this type of work. This is an interpretation of how this type of work should be cited.

Reference: Author(s) Last name, Initials. (Year, Day Month). Title of work [Unpublished manuscript]. Institution Department, Institution name.

Example: Okonowa, S., & Brown, M. (2015, June 5). Full body movement as an indicator of deception [Unpublished manuscript]. School of Psychology, University College Dublin.


  • Author(s) Last name (year)
  • (Author(s) Last name year)


  • Okonowa and Brown (2015) investigate the use of...
  • Measurement of full body movement was assessed as an indicator of deception (Okonowa & Brown, 2015).


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