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This experienced OU academic describes one useful approach to organising your information in an essay-style assignment.Sign in to view this video
Before you start writing you should have an idea of what the assignment requires of you.
The following links take you to webpages that help you understand what the overarching structure of your assignment should look like.
It is important to indicate the relationship between different points and ideas in your assignments. The following activities from the University of Southampton allow you to explore how to link your ideas in a logical and flowing way.
Using linking words is an engaging activity demonstrating how you might use linking words in your writing.