Find out more about what is considered ‘academic writing’ in this video. Steve also explains in more detail the most important aspects of academic writing that we will focus on as part of this course: content, organisation and language.
What ideas would you include in this essay?
One of the first steps you can take in academic writing is to brainstorm some ideas for your essay.
Look at the essay title below:
“Discuss the differences between the way of life in your country now and the way of life in the past”
The essay title asks you to describe some of the differences between life nowadays and life in the past in your country.
Post some of your ideas for this essay title on the discussion board. Don’t forget to comment on the ideas of others.