Policy on word count Purpose of word count limit The purpose of a word limit is to give all students, across the University, a clear indication of the maximum length of a piece of assessed written work, the amount of work expected and therefore how.
Conclusion paragraphs are about 5% of your essay word count (e.g. about 50 or so words per 1000 word essay). In clearly-written sentences, you restate the thesis from your introduction (but do not repeat the introduction too closely), make a brief summary of your evidence and finish with some sort of judgment about the topic. You can follow.