Literature review

Event Details


Thu 04 February 2021 15:00-16:00


3pm - 4pm


Online in MS Teams


Literature review

What a Literature Review is and how to approach one effectively

Literature Reviews are often required for longer pieces of work such as dissertations and Final Year Projects.  This workshop will help you understand what a Literature Review is and how to approach one effectively.


Learning Outcomes


By the end of this session you should be able to:

  • Know how to plan search strategies for a Literature Review
  • Critically evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of selected existing studies 
  • Compare and contrast findings from a number of studies
  • Identify key issues/themes/problems/gaps in existing research
  • Write an academic style summary of a current debate

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