Begin your outline by deciding whether to use the more traditional I, II, III, and IV outline markers, use headings w/o any markers or a combination of both. The title should be at the top of your paper and everything else will fall below it.
I. The Introduction - why you chose this topic or your premise /thesis and/or the conclusion you hope to prove in the body (A). Enter the points you will cover (B).
Essay Outline Layout
Title (Centered or left-aligned) I. Introduction
B. Statement of points
A. Point 1
1. Supporting Information
2. Supporting Information
B. Point 2
A. Summary of supporting information
B. Conclusion reached
(Restatement of premise)