• Argument – 30 percent of Total Mark for Assignment
Demonstrates an understanding of the essay question. Introduces argument/s well and develops
it/them in detail. Theoretical and historical content is appropriate to the argument.
• Research and Evidence -25 percent of Total Mark for Assignment
Bibliographic sources are appropriate and critically used. Selection of examples is appropriate
to, and supports, the argument/s. Images are used effectively to supplement and illustrate the
• Essay Structure – 25 percent of Total Mark of Assignment
Essay structure is coherent and is well sign-posted for the reader.
• References (Citations) and Format – 10 percent of Total Mark for Assignment
Accuracy of references and adherence to the Chicago 17A or 16A Footnote Style. A bibliography
is included and images are used and fully cited. Complies to submission requirements
regarding: font size, line spacing, page numbers, inclusion of header, essay number and topic