Writing essays

Essay writing checklist

ChecklistIf you want to get better grades for your essay, do these things:

  • Really get to grips with your essay brief and marking criteria
  • Find a good way to get started on your essay
  • Use a process that will the make the essay easier to write
  • Get a good style of writing
  • Make sure your essay has a clear structure
  • Be absolutely sure you are writing the right type of essay
  • Use proper references and a reference list
Essay Writing Summary Leaflet (PDF opens in new window)