should use the following guidelines to help structure your
arguments within your essay:-
clear as to what areas that your paper is going to explore.
What is this paper about? Do you have a
particular interest in this subject area? Some
of your reasons for the interest in this subject area can be
related to the course that you are studying or it could be
for a more general interest or hobby that you may have,
whatever the reason, clearly state what the interest is.
• When writing an essay, you should always be making sure that
you directly address the course aims.
• You should always be clear about the general structure of
your argument, what is it going to be? So what you
are effectively doing is mapping out the journey the reader is
taking with you. This journey is always expected to be
understandable and linear, so make sure you tell the reader how
you got from Point A to B, with your conclusion serving as your
• Always be sure to tell the reader what form your essay will
take: how much of the essay is going to be
analytical? How much of the essay is based on reading
text or published material? Is the essay based on any
personal experiences of your own? If so, how much?
Most lecturers and academics like to see textually or
analytical based arguments in their students work.
Please note that descriptions and reproducing descriptive
work is useful in some instances, but presented on its own,
it is not enough to fulfil the criteria of what most
University lecturers are looking for. So make sure
that you don’t use descriptive text too much without adding
in substantial research and analysis to back up what your
descriptive work is saying in your essay. Use descriptive
work to enhance your argument, not to derail
the conclusion of your essay as synthetic and brief as much
as possible. A conclusion is merely there to remind
and recap readers of the information that they have read
about in your essay. In general, conclusions offer
answers in a more general and concise
that you have reached this point, ask yourself whether you
have answered the questions properly that you explored in
your introductory statement?
conclusion is only there to serve as an end to the essay
research and is not intended to raise any new
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