In your essay you are asked to discuss the following statement:
Donald Trump`s presidency has reduced the US`s attractiveness for international businesses and their investment.
Does the introduction organise the essay for the reader? Does it explain the context and overall themes of the essay?
Knowledge and understanding _5541
It is essential that you provide an informational basis that is sufficient to form the basis of considered evaluation. This means that it is important to provide specifics rather than generalities when laying the empirical foundations. Understanding is communicated through the intelligent application of relevant theoretical concepts and frameworks. Points should be elaborated on and illustrated where possible to show personal understanding.
Use of theories and data _9282
It is essential that the claims you make are supported by reference to authorities and empirical evidence. Your sources should be woven into your essay. Evidence and support should be included when any claims are made. You should, at the same time, make space for critical evaluation towards the end of the essay. This is your opportunity to draw on the foundational, empirical sections of the essay to demonstrate your critical thinking skills.
These should be concise and accurately reflect the content of the essay. Conclusions are undermined - they carry little weight - if they do not follow from well-supported claims in the main body.
Structure and referencing _4483
If the introduction offers no organisational signposting this undermines the structure of the essay. Section headings can help to add structure. Try to give the reader a clear idea of the direction, intention and purpose of your essay. Referencing must be Harvard style, thorough and accurate