This week’s first assignment is Part 3 – Literature Review and Critical Appraisal.

complete the following items and submit a Word doc to the assignment link. 

  1. Provide a title that conveys or describes the assignment.
  2. Introduction (carry over from Part 2)
  3. Overview of the Problem/Problem Statement (carry over from Part 2)
  4. Background and Significance (carry over from Part 2)
  5. Literature Review – Provide the key terms used to guide the search for the evidence and provide at least five (5) summaries of research studies to support the evidence.
  6. Critical Appraisal of Literature – Discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the evidence, what is known from the evidence and any gaps in knowledge from the research evidence.
  7. Conclusion
  8. References – Cite a minimum of five scholarly references in APA 6th ed format.


  • Format: Completed with references in APA 7th ed. format