Due Friday 8 October
4,000 words ________________ _____________________________________________________
Essay topics will be tailored to individual student interests. You should spend the first week thinking about areas of interest to you within the broad parameters of the course. Consultation appointments to discuss essay projects will be arranged on an individual basis from the second week of class.
The essay is worth 40% of your final grade and should be considered a major piece of work.
Criteria for assessment:
understanding and definition of question
formulation and development of argument
use of visual and written resources
originality and independence of thought
quality and accuracy of referencing
style and mechanics (legibility, presentation, grammar, spelling)