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How to Write a College Paper - Villanova University
Structure an outline for your paper with this free video on how to write a college paper. Whether it's for your thesis, an essay, or a story, you can learn how to write at a higher educational level.
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how to write a college paper about yourself
If you’ve completed steps 1 and 2 well, then this step should be infinitely easier than ever in your past experience. And this is because now that you have a complete thesis statement, you already have the outline of your entire paper. This is one of my secrets in teaching how to write a college paper. In the body of the essay, you will provide evidence - point by point - that college life rocks because of college classes, professors, and extracurricular activities - in that order.
The first sentence of your thesis statement should simply be the stand that you just took, i.e. “College life rocks.” And now, to make the thesis statement complete, you should give several reasons why you believe this is true. Let’s take the logical number three and provide three reasons. (In teaching my students how to write a college paper, I call this the Power of Three.)