Create an account
Break down in order to bring out the essential elements or structure. To identify parts and relationships, and to interpret information to reach conclusions.
Challenge or debate an issue or idea with the purpose of persuading or committing someone else to a particular stance or action.
Give an account of the similarities between two (or more) items or situations, referring to both (all) of them throughout.
Compare and contrast
Give an account of the similarities and differences between two (or more) items or situations, referring to both (all) of them throughout.
Give an account of the differences between two (or more) items or situations, referring to both (all) of them throughout.
Prove or make clear by reasoning or evidence, illustrating with examples or practical application.
Offer a considered and balanced review that includes a range of arguments, factors or hypotheses. Opinions or conclusions should be presented clearly and supported by appropriate evidence.
Credit sources of information used by referencing (or citing) following one recognised referencing system. References should be included in the text and also at the end of the piece of work in a reference list or bibliography.
Assess the implications and limitations; make judgments about the ideas, works, solutions or methods in relation to selected criteria.
Consider an argument or concept in a way that uncovers the assumptions and interrelationships of the issue.
Provide an answer from a number of possibilities. Recognise and state briefly a distinguishing fact or feature.
Deduce; reason from premises to a conclusion. Listen or read beyond what has been literally expressed.
Use knowledge and understanding to recognise trends and draw conclusions from given information.
Observe, study, or make a detailed and systematic examination, in order to establish facts and reach new conclusions.
Represent by means of a diagram or graph (labelled as appropriate). The sketch should give a general idea of the required shape or relationship, and should include relevant features.
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