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Writing a Literature Review that Demonstrates the Need for Your Research

January 29, 2020 @ 4:00 pm 5:40 pm

Workshop taught by Dr. Jane Freeman

Like research papers and theses, thesis and grant proposals require graduate students to situate their work within the context of other research in their field(s). A well constructed literature review will help you to clarify key points for your reader such as why your work needs to be done, how it is original, and why your proposed method is appropriate. In this workshop we will examine characteristics of both short and long literature reviews, common mistakes students make when reviewing research in their field, and strategies for increasing the effectiveness of literature reviews. The material covered will be relevant to the literature-review segments of proposals, research papers, and theses.

Free No registration required

McLennan Physical Laboratories

255 Huron Street, Room 137
Toronto, Ontario M5S 3J1 Canada
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