In a modern essay on the HSC, you should aim to have around 3 to 4 points/reasons (5 is excessive, however if you can get enough detail in then it will probably benefit you)
Overall, your modern essays are about your analysis of the essay question. So your teacher is correct in saying that analysis and content are more important than historigraphy. However, historiography is still needed for your essays, its just not as important as many people make it out to be.
Modern History Essay Guide - Bored of Studies
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