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Writing a Literature Review: Succeed@Tees Workshops

Online tutorial for Writing a Literature Review

If you cannot view the online tutorial below, go to the following web page

Workshop materials

Workshop dates

This workshop will run on the following dates:

  • 24th October 2017, 12:00-13:00 in T1.03
  • 2nd November 2017, 17:00-18:00 in T1.02
  • 23rd November 2017, 12:00-13:00 in TG.06
  • 4th December 2017, 13:00-14:00 in T1.02

There's no need to book - just come along


  • Succeed@tees workshops are not scheduled to run during the summer vacation, they will resume in the autumn.


Writing a literature review

Do you need to write a literature review?  This workshop will give you hints and tips on:

  • structure
  • style
  • linking ideas
  • good practice

Students from any discipline are welcome; however, it is a generic workshop and not tailored to a specific subject area.

What do lecturers want from your literature review?

A short video from the Univerity of Leeds about what lecturers look for in a literature review

Using material on this page

What students said about this workshop

The most useful aspect of the workshop was:

  • "Seeing examples of writing and analysing themes, and suggesting improvements"
  • "Understanding the objective of the literature review"
  • "Defining the purpose of the review and how to structure it"
  • "Finding out the good ways to write a literature review"
  • "I found all of it useful"



Further Reading

Tutorials for writing a literature review

You can book one-to-one tutorials with a learning advisor for help with writing your literature review. 

For more information, and to book online, go to Book a Tutorial