1. Background information (10 marks) (~500 words)
In this section, it is expected that the historical background and importance of the topic be established. This will involve addressing the issues that have lead up to the subject matter of the essay and will provide a jumping off point for the major points of the essay.
2. Main discussion (25 marks)
This section will address the major themes to be discussed within the topic of the essay. It will clearly answer the questions raised by the topic and contain detailed information on the subject matter obtained from a variety of reputable sources.
3. Conclusions (10 marks) (~500 words)
This section will tie the essay together and suggest future directions in which the topic under discussion might go.
4.References (5 marks)
In-text referencing of appropriate sources. Any recognised referencing system of your choice (just use it correctly) should be used.