For this assignment you are required to undertake a critical review of the literature in relation to one of the following subject areas:
service users perspective
interdisciplinary team working
culture and/or diversity
‘A literature review is a comprehensive summary and critical appraisal of the literature that is relevant to your research topic. It presents the reader with what is already known in this field and identifies traditional and current controversies as well as weaknesses and gaps in the field.’ (Williamson & Whitaker, 2014)
The aim of the assignment is to demonstrate your ability to:
Study in depth your chosen subject
Undertake a review of existing literature and to critically appraise the information which is pertinent to the subject being investigated.
Evaluate the information and organise it in such a way as to identify your perspective on the topic in relation to your field of nursing.