Basic Essay Writing
2 Hours of Lessons and Support Material
Ever been taught how to write a proper essay? This introductory cause goes through all the tips, tricks and skills needed to plan, structure and write effective essays and essay-based exam answers. With over 2 hours of lessons and extra support material, it’ll help you boost your confidence and your grades.
Do you really understand what writing an essay is all about? Try hard and care about your subject, but don't get the grades you deserve? This Basic Essay Writing course is for you.
This course gives you a solid grounding in essay writing. It teaches you how to understand essay types and exam questions, as well as how to properly write and structure responses. It's an absolute must for anyone who is struggling with writing coursework, or students who are unsure about planning, structuring and writing exam answers, and/or having difficulty with essay-based subjects.
Learning to write good essays is one of the most important and effective ways to ace exams and achieve high grades in your coursework. Even if you have good ideas and you work really hard, you can't get top marks without writing in the proper academic essay style. On the other hand, if you are great at essays, all your modules and essay-based subjects will become so much easier and you’ll see massive improvements in your grades across the board.
The skills you develop throughout this course are absolutely vital for English Literature, and also transfer to aspects of English Language, Classics, Latin, History, Politics, Sociology and any other essay-based subject.
PreviewBasic Principles of Essay Writing
StartTypes of Essay Questions
StartExample A-grade PEE Paragraph
StartPoplar Field / Coming - Comparative A-Grade Essay
StartStormcock in Elder - Example A-Grade Essay
I am the founder of Scrbbly. I love reading and writing of all kinds, and I aim to pass this enthusiasm on to my students.
I have taught English online since 2011, and have worked as a full time private tutor and teacher for over 4 years. For the last 2 years I have taught as Head of English for an online home school, which provides live lessons for Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) students from all over the world. I am also an approved AQA examiner, qualified to mark papers in GCSE and A Level Language and Literature.
I have a great track record of boosting students’ grades very quickly, simply because I help students to become self-critical; to understand what’s good and bad about their work. Find out more about me and my background here.