代写 GE1 Population : Research Essay
GE1 Population : Research Essay (15%)
Subject: Geography Foundation – GE1 Population
Assessment type: Research Essay
Weighting: 15% of coursework
Final Essay Submission: Week 8- 15%
You are to write a well-structured essay of approximately 1000 on ONE of the following
topics below. The essay must be well planned and demonstrate detailed research. You
MUST include at least four credible sources to support your argument as well as a
reference list. You need to follow the Harvard Reference style when compiling your
reference list at the end of your essay.
1. The UN predicts that the world population will be above 9 million by 2050. Discuss
the social, economic and environmental implications of this significant global
population growth. You must include specific examples and/ or case studies as a part
of your discussion.
2. For Australia AND one other country, analyse the population distribution and explain
why areas are densely or sparsely populated. Include maps to show the population
You may wish to consider the following:
Read the topic question carefully and make sure you understand what it is asking
you to do (analyse, describe, argue…).
Use a mind-map to organise your thoughts and ideas.
Find credible sources to read in order to build your understanding of the topic.
Based on your understanding of the topic and the problem, formulate a thesis
statement with tension.
Start writing as soon as you can so as to allow time to edit and re-draft.
Parts of the Argumentative Essay: Due Dates and Weighting
You MUST get your thesis statement reviewed and approved by your tutor before
you begin writing your essay.
It is also mandatory that you submit your paper to Turnitin. Final drafts will not be
accepted until a digital copy of your essay is submitted to Turnitin.
Due Date Mark Weighting
Research Assignment Week 4 Required
Thesis Statement Week 5 Required
Draft Essay Submission Monday Week 7 Required
Final Essay Submission Thursday Week 8 15%