Answered By: Elaine Pocklington Last Updated: Oct 11, 2016 Views: 259
You need to count all the the text including words that are part of any graphical representations in your word count. The following items are excluded from the word count:
• in-text references/citations (this means Author(s) and Date not quote itself)
• footnotes/endnotes used for reference purposes and kept within reasonable limits
• list of references and/or bibliography
This information can be found in the Academic Regulations.