Assignment skills

Quick tips

Reports are concise documents that outline a particular field of research or study and resulting findings.

There are many different types of reports - research, business, scientific, lab etc.

Check with your teacher to see if they have specific headings or content that should be included in your report.

Suggested headings could be:

Title page

Executive summary

Table of contents


Discussion or body



Reference list


Reference:  Queensland University of Technology, 2014, Writing a report, Queensland University of Technology, viewed 15th January 2015,