Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA)


This section of the exam is designed to test your ability to think critically and to communicate your ideas. The AWA consists of two 30-minute writing tasks:
  • Analysis of an Issue, and
  • Analysis of an Argument

The link above gives a good overview of what is involved in the part of the test and provides some sample questions.

Downloadable lists of current AWA topics:





Some addtional advice and sample questions



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