Video: Analysing an assignment question
Consider the following assignment topic
Discuss whether the practice of offering inducements to encourage gambling is ethical. Use at least two ethical theories to support your discussion
Start by identifying directive words, such as evaluate, discuss or contrast
Directive words: can you guess where they are?
Next look for limiting words such as discuss two examples or in the last 10 years
Limiting words: Can you guess where they are?
Two ethical theories
Lastly identify the key concepts to research
Key concepts: can you guess where they are?
Inducements, gambling and ethical
We’ve now analysed the assignment question
Directive words: what kind of task is this?
Key concepts: which keywords will you search?
And Limiting words: what is the scope?