Should an essay have headings?
Essays are usually written in continuous, flowing, paragraphed text and don’t use section headings. This may seem unstructured at first, but good essays are carefully structured.
What is the difference between an argumentative essay and a discursive essay?
A discursive essay differs from an argumentative essay in that it researches and evaluates an argument by offering varied opposing perspectives while an argumentative essay researches and evaluates a topic by offering one perspective.
What is a discursive question?
When you do a discursive task, you may not have a question at all. Instead, your discursive tasks will have a variety of potential forms: A question: You are given a question and asked to answer it with a discussion of a topic or a variety of topics. A topic: You are given a topic to explore.
What the heck is a discursive text?
NESA defines discursive writing as including: These texts involve the discussion of an idea(s) or opinion(s) without the direct intention of persuading the reader, listener or viewer to adopt any single point of view. Discursive texts can be humorous or serious in tone and can have a formal or informal register.