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Do I include my intext referencing within my word count?

Or do I exclude the citations when adding up all of my words? Sometimes I have long surnames within citations and I don't really want to count these as 'words' within my essay. not sure what to do.

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Thanks Nick,

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Kylie, 3 years ago

Thanks Nick,

My lecturer has said that I should include intext citations within my wordcount (Faculty of Health).

 

Kylie

Hello,

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115504 (not verified), 3 years ago

Hello,

It would be best to direct your query to your lecturer or tutor, word counts are usually set by them, not by the referencing style.

 

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