Literature Review Assignment 5
While the implementation plan prepares students to apply their
research to the problem or issue they have identified for their
capstone project change proposal, the literature review enables
students to map out and move into the active planning and
development stages of the project.
A literature review analyzes how current research supports the
PICOT, as well as identifies what is known and what is not known
in the evidence. Students will use the information from the earlier
PICOT Question Paper and Literature Evaluation Table
assignments to develop a 750-1,000 word review that includes the
A comparison of research questions
A comparison of sample populations
A comparison of the limitations of the study
A conclusion section, incorporating recommendations for further
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the
APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An
abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to
beginning the assignment to become familiar with the
expectations for successful completion.