Down with this sort of thing

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We are very focused on Unfamiliar Texts at the moment but you should also be working on your essays. You know  that you need to develop a critical response to relevant text(s) – so what does this mean? Well, this is what it doesn’t look like! A Not Achieved essay may be characterised by some of the following:

  • weaknesses in organisation and / or stylistic control
  • randomness and uncritical response – may be short and / or simplistic
  • insufficient knowledge of the text(s)
  • insufficient link with the question
  • reliance upon plot
  • lack of references to, or detail from, the text(s)
  • some relevant points, but without much support for them
  • little personal response or appreciation
  • likely to be shorter than 400 words.
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