Content: accuracy, relevance, focus and coverage
Structure and use of relevant graphs and data
Clear explanation of graphs presented
Quality of argument: evidence of understanding, logic and analysis.
Quality of communication: language and clarity, use of academic English; and
Reading and research: demonstration of independent reading and use of a range of
A list of references should be furnished in the form of an appendix. The Harvard
referencing system should be used, and references should be shown both within the
text as well as at the end of the essay.