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PLA1101: Issues in Planning History, Thought, and Practice

Writing for Different Audiences

In this course you will complete an assignment that asks you to write for a non-academic audience. This page provides you with some guidance for adapting your writing for different audiences, as well as some examples of media outlets which publish articles on planning for non-academic audiences.

Informal Sources of Planning Information

The following list includes examples of professional association blogs and popular media sources that publish articles on planning for non-academic audiences.

Need more inspiration? AESOP Young Academics has pulled together an extensive list of Planning-related blogs.


Use these databases to search for news articles in Canadian and international newspapers.