For this assignment, students are required to complete a
literature review (2000
words) related to an area of research interest.
The aim of this assignment is for students to develop the skills
of writing a literature review for their future research as well as to inform
their work by reading and synthesizing the research on their topic area.
The literature review should contain up-to-date research, from 12-20 references, and
be written according to APA
It is recommended that the review flows through the following four sections:
Start with the wider
field,Narrow to your particular
area of interest, identifying the key issues that need to be considered in your
research.Provide context to
research in your specific situationLeading to a clear
statement of your emergent research question.
This is an opportunity for students to get familiar with the
literature in the area of their interest, practice academic writing and the
appropriate use of the wider literature to support a narrative.
Accurate citation and referencing of resources is required.
Students will also be expected to identify and comment
on the research methods employed in the literature they read (where
appropriate) and the quality of the academic sources they use.
This task will be assessed based on the following criteria:
Critical presentation of existing knowledge, theory and views related
to the topic area, as well as the research methodologies used and research
context (where appropriate) Capacity to discuss, organize and synthesize material in a
logical manner, including the development of sound arguments, and appropriate
links made between ideas and concepts The chosen issue has been explored using a range of appropriate
and relevant quality literature. Consistent use of an appropriate academic style (APA 6th), which
includes the use of language, structure, adequate length, and accurate
documentation of sources
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