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3: Building the Academic Essay

  • Page ID
    170482
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    Objectives
    • Objective 1 Define the elements of an essay and be able to identify strengths and weaknesses in the format
    • Objective 2 Practice eradicating the weaknesses in an essay
    Learning Outcomes
    • Objective 1 Identify the necessary elements of an essay (organization, thesis statement, topic sentences, evidence, transitions, introductions and conclusions), and practice them for academic proficiency.