Critical Essays For Literature
If the essay title is in the form of a question - this might seem obvious - answer the question.
Don't run through a whole range of different examples and pieces of evidence and theories and then at the end say the point that you want to make about it.
Hello, my name is Robin Banerjee and I'm a senior lecturer in the Department of Psychology at the University of Sussex.
I teach many first year, second year and third year students so if you come into the Psychology department I'm sure I'll see lots of you while you're here.
As I've said before the most important thing in an essay is to come up with a clear line of argument and it's important to tell the reader about that right at the beginning.
So set out your plan for the essay at the outset and then use the rest of the essay to actually build up your argument.