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PLS 498 - Senior Capstone (Spring 2020)

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The Literature Review

Choose your topic and plan your research strategy

You will need to gather information resources to complete the literature review assignment successfully.

Before you begin searching the literature, make sure you understand the assignment and set target dates for completion of important steps in the research process. The following tutorials can help you with those steps.


Understanding Assignments
Learn how to break down the details of your assignment and develop an effective strategy for meeting the requirements successfully. [From the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill.]

Assignment Scheduler
Organize and plan your research assignment by creating a customized schedule for the tasks you need to complete.

Mind mapping your topic
​Use the mind mapping technique to generate ideas for both focusing your topic and coming up with keywords for searching.