Now you have chosen your Primary Purpose, you should now be able to choose the correct Genre Family you need to use for your writing. If you are still not sure, read your question or assignment brief again. It might also be a good idea to talk to your lecturer.
Now you have chosen your Primary Purpose, choose the Genre Family.
|1. Demonstrating Knowledge and Understanding: Explanation or Exercise|
|2. Building Research Skills: Literature Survey, Methodology Recount or Research Report|
|3. Developing Powers of Independent Reasoning: Critique or Essay|
|4. Writing for Oneself and Others: Event Recount or Public Engagement|
|5. Preparing for Professional Practice: Case Study, Design Specification, Problem Question or Proposal|
If you cannot choose the correct Genre Family, you may find it useful to look at the descriptions of the Genre Families again.