When you are asked to select or create your own essay title for a piece of work, such as a dissertation or thesis, you may suddenly realise that, what might seem like greater freedom, is actually a challenge instead. This is perfectly understandable as most learning is guided. For most of your academic life you will have been given a title on which to write an essay. Writing an essay will have become a skill that you have acquired over the years by developing a methodology of response. Now you are being asked to ‘fly solo’ you may find yourself with a blank sheet of paper and not knowing where to begin. How do you choose a topic or word an interesting title? Don't worry, we're here to teach you certain guidelines which can be applied to help you to choose a title that will be interesting, and appealing, to both you and the reader.
Many students mistakenly think that essay title page can be freely written without observing any requirements. This is a very common myth. Indeed, essay contents matters most of all. But it happens that students fail to get A+ for a paper with the wrong essay title format. You have to follow recommendations and requirements as to title page. Use specific fonts and spaces. Do not forget about name of your professor and course. If there are additional requirements, then study them carefully. Pay a special attention to essay topic. It should be clearly formulated and easy to understand. Readers should feel compelled to read your essay. Keep your essay title intriguing.
English Composition 1 The Proper Format for Essays