This video series will teach you how to structure a coherent, logical essay.
This course has a workbook with 10 activities which you are invited to completed as you watch the videos. The activities will teach you the techniques needed to create a coherent and structured essay.
This video series will provide cover the following key concepts:
What is an essay?
How to use mind maps to improve the
structure of your essay.
How to conduct research.
Different reading strategies.
Brainstorming and planning.
Overview of planning and organizing
Linear essay plan
Complete Workbook Activity 1 – 4 in the workbook
How to structure paragraphs
How to write a topic sentence
Explaining the key terms: Analyse / compare/ discuss / describe / critique / evaluate / justify
Complete Workbook Activities 5 and 6
How to write an excellent introduction
Complete Workbook activity Activity 7
How to structure and the Main Body of the essay
Linking words to improve the flow of your essay
How to write a conclusion
Complete Workbook Activity 8
General points about writing an essay. Omissions and common mistakes made.
Points about a good essay
Write your first draft of the essay
Complete Workbook Activity 10