Article Summary

Article Summary

There is one assignment and one presentation.Assignment: You need to write a one page summary of attached peer reveiwed journal article.
Presentation: You need to make a presentation of 7 slides and need to write the steps how you read and made this summary.How you pick this paper
Not focussing on summary of paper
How you created your thinking process?
Step by step
What you did when reading the reasearch paper
Critical thinking process while reading a paper
Strictly use academic english.Reference style: APA 

Techniques to read journal articles

Reading Empirical Journal Articles

Session 6

Overview

Techniques for reading a journal article

Techniques for reading a journal article

As journal articles are a major source for your thesis, you will need to know how to read these important pieces of literature.

Shon(2012) offers techniques for reading journal articles critically whilst managing the amount of information collected.

It uses fourteen acronyms

Techniques for reading a journal article

Shon’s techniques for reading journal articles

Techniques for reading a journal article

Shon’s techniques for reading journal articles

Techniques for reading a journal article

Shon’s techniques for reading journal articles

Techniques for reading a journal article

Shon’s techniques for reading journal articles

The table was adopted from : http://www.brad.ac.uk/academic-skills

Practical/Tutorial session

Read the abstract and the introduction sections of the journal article you brought to class and use Shon(2012)’s coding scheme to code these sections of the article.

Highlight each of the portions you code and insert or jot down the appropriate code next to the passages within the article.

Share your codes with the class.

Lecturer discusses key issues

Next week

Bring your laptop to class . Make sure you have installed PowerPoint application.

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