ComWriter is a NEW cloud-based writing platform for academics and students. Essentially, ComWriter is a word processor and bibliographic tool combined. BUT with a big difference: ComWriter has a range of modern tools to enable efficient and productive writing to academic standards. In this introductory workshop, you will learn how to use ComWriter to prepare academic work:

  • write essays, create assignments, manage a thesis, create course notes, etc.
  • store research material; i.e., reference data to use in your writing
  • insert citations and footnotes
  • automatically format writing to academic standards using pre-defined styles (e.g., Harvard, APA, MLA, and more)

The University of Wollonging has endoresed ths PILOT to find out what students and acdemics think of this innovative new writing tool built in Australia. So come and learn how to create awesome assignments, improve your grades, and reduce the stress of dealing with referencing data.

Conducted by:

Matt Halliwell, On-Campus Support Co-ordinator for UoW, Composeright Pty Ltd

Matt Halliwell is a PhD student who is conducting research in the fields of Education and Technology at the University of Wollongong. Matt holds a Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology (2011) and a Master of Information and Communication Technology (Research Thesis-Course work, 2012). His research areas include: Information Technology, Education Social Media, Social Networking, and Gamification. Matt is providing on-campus support for ComWriter, an innovative new academic writing platform developed in Australia.

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What you will learn
  • How to add research material to your personal library
  • How to create academic writing projects online (e.g., essays, assignments, reports, notes)
  • How to export your writing using pre-defined styles (e.g., Harvard, APA, and more)
What you will get
  • Access to a new cloud-based writing application
  • Awesome looking writing projects

What to bring
  • Your enthusiasm for academic writing
  • Current assignment information to ask questions
What to wear

What you usually wear to Uni


Composeright Pty Ltd

Vendor since 2013

We provide a fully-featured, cloud-based writing platform for academics, students and business people, under the name ComWriter®, that integrates disparate technologies (library, referencing, writing, publishing) to enable efficient and productive researching, writing and publishing to academic standards using modern tools and pre-defined styles (patent pending).

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