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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:

  • 26 Feb 2018, 13:00-14:00 in T1.03, The Curve building, Middlesbrough Campus
  • 22 Mar 2018, 12:00-13:00 in T1.01, The Curve building, Middlesbrough Campus

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

Literature Reviews: Common Mistakes

Avoid these common mistakes which are identified by University of Leeds academic staff

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