Answered By: Theresa Bell
Last Updated: Nov 15, 2017     Views: 178

Concise writing uses the fewest and most effective words to convey an idea. In addition to making a document more readable and easier to understand, concision is an important element of academic writing because authors must adhere to the word count requirements of assignment descriptions or journal submission guidelines.

To learn how to make your writing more concise, please see the resources provided in Concise Writing