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Writing thesis statements for Module C

** This is based on Module C, Elective II, with The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton as core text. It includes worked examples of theses for the HSC 2016 question, and comments on their strengths and weaknesses. 1,489 more words

Passion in Gatsby / Barrett Browning

**This is some marker’s feedback I wrote for the Module A question from a 2016 Trial HSC paper. I thought it had some useful ideas in it, so I’ve shared parts of it here. 858 more words

Mortality in Donne/W;t

**This is some marker’s feedback I wrote for the Module A question from a 2016 Trial HSC paper. I thought it had some useful ideas in it, so I’ve shared parts of it here. 1,032 more words

How to write a thesis statement

Writing a thesis statement is more of an art than a science: every teacher has a different spin on how to do it, and there’s no foolproof formula. 1,907 more words

Your Friend the Thesis Statement

Sometimes…you are called upon to write a thing.

Sometimes…the thing will have a central idea.

Sometimes…you’ll want to make that central idea very clear to the reader early on in the thing. 1,545 more words