Challenge summary

Summary: Choosing the correct writing approach.
1 – 2 hours
Linked to assessment

Being able to recognise and apply the appropriate writing approach depending on the assignment.

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Stimulus resources

  1. Lessons learned about the different approaches to writing during the matching activity.
  2. Knowledge acquired through your readings about product-based writing and process-based writing in this learning pathway.
  3. Your personal experience writing a variety of texts.



Now we’ll see if you can adapt your writing approach to produce different texts. The purpose of this learning challenge is to:

  • Recognise when an assignment is better suited to a product-based or a process-based approach.
  • Test your understanding of the characteristics of each approach.
  • Help you get familiar and develop techniques associated with each approach.