Articles in 'writing a good essay'

  • What is an Essay Development Plan (EDP)?

    17th February 2017
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    Essay Writing Tips

    28th October 2016

    Genuinely useful essay writing advice can be hard to come by. Our academic experts have written the following tips for […]

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    Should you buy a university essay?

    01st December 2012

    Every now and again the UK media whips up a storm about the essay writing industry. For example, BBC Education […]

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    Essay writing tips: a strong argument

    12th July 2010

    Almost every essay example, on any subject, from weekly assignment writing to writing an undergraduate or masters dissertation or even a thesis, has one thing in common. It will revolve around an argument. Whether you are driving home a specific theory, considering an issue from all angles or debating a double-sided problem, an argument should emerge to give structure and direction to your essay format. So read on for our top tips on essay writing: how to strengthen your argument.

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    Why write essays? – 5 tips!

    02nd July 2010

    At university, essay writing can often feel like a chore.  If you dread this type of assignment, you may wonder […]

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    Essay writing Guide – Marking guidelines

    30th June 2010

    When you are essay editing and proofreading, prior to submitting your work, you may wonder what the markers are looking for. Sometimes they give so little feedback on a marked essay that you can’t tell what they liked and what they disliked. Here are a few pointers that your marker will be looking for.

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    Writing to explain

    25th June 2010

    Writing to explain may seem a simpler task to tackle than some of the other writing styles you may be asked to adopt, such as writing to argue, persuade and advise. However it is sometimes the essay writing styles which sound the simplest that require the most technique to get them just right and score maximum points, whether you are writing to explain GCSE or explaining a theory as part of an undergraduate dissertation. So read on below for our top tips on writing to explain!

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    Writing to describe

    24th June 2010

    Writing to describe is a very important skill for both English literature and English language students, and may be extremely useful in all kinds of academic essay writing, from writing to describe GCSE to dissertation writing amongst many others. Unlike the similar styles of writing to , writing to describe uses very different assignment writing techniques and must be tackled with completely different skills. Read on for top tips on what to include in your descriptive writing.

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    Art essay writing guide: top tips!

    23rd June 2010

    Although the general information given on how to write an essay goes a long way to helping the Art History […]

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