Writing an essay in an exam is similar in many ways to writing an essay for an assignment: It needs to be clearly structured, and your ideas need to be linked and supported by evidence.
Essay questions in exams
Question: What do you think is the most important intercultural communication issue in New Zealand?
First sentence: At present in New Zealand the most important intercultural communication issue is...
Exam questions that ask you to anlayse case studies (also called scenarios) are usually designed to test your ability to relate theories and concepts to real-world situations.
Preparing for case studies before the exam:
During the exam