I need help with a Psychology question. All explanations and answers will be used to help me learn.
1. 1 videos:
Sample Literature review (Read for academic writing only. I will be looking for the framing outlined in the video)
Literature (30 minutes) – The best! take good notes and your paper is done in 30 minutes. Okay, an hour for some!
Directions: (1 – 4)
1. Select 3 articles that pertain to your topic. They can represent other areas of interest within the field. (Peer reviewed articles)
2. Watch the video!!!!
3. Follow the sample provided by writing the following….
Literature review: Outline
- Introduction paragraph: With a thesis statement, problem, solution and organizational pattern of the paper.
- Summary paragraphs: At least 3
- Contain an intext citation to source (APA).
- Sentences refer back to the source.
- Repetition of the author’s name is in the paragraph.
- The paragraphs in an order based on the connections you discover. It is up to you! . ( Use problem solution pattern provided in the video)
- Combine paragraphs (if you had the standard 7 – 10 articles this would be heavily required. Since you only have 3 – 4 articles, you do not need to combine summaries)
- Add topic sentences and transitions added
- Add subtitles for the body of the paper: Defining the problem and Searching for solutions.
- Conclusion Paragraph: Open with a restatement of the thesis, comment on any gaps or flaws in the research reviewed. Write the title here as well. Title? You can add your own or use the one in the video – Preparing for tomorrow, today. (smile)
- Reference page: List of citations that came with each article. (refer to APA)
4. Write all information in a document and upload into this assignment portal.