Essay Skills and

Extended Response Writing Skills

Build confidence in essay writing - Improve your essay marks now!

Designed for senior students - this course assists in planning, writing and editing written texts.

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Objectives
To provide a step-by-step approach to help you understand the specific requirements of essay writing, from reading and interpreting the question through to the final draft.

What can you expect?
You will cover:

  • How to correctly interpret the question
  • The structure and organisation of an essay
  • How to ’brainstorm’ Task words and key words
  • Sequencing and linking
  • How to plan (introduction, body and conclusion)
  • Importance of punctuation, style and vocabulary
  • Efficient use of time available
  • Analysis of different essay types

This is a practical course where you get a chance to apply your new skills.

You can attend an after school optional program at many high schools throughout Australia, or one of our many school holiday programs. In-school programs are also available.

All Participants receive a Certificate of Achievement.

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