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Learning intervention and inclusion

This guide supports students enrolled in learning intervention courses.

Reflect on your skills

Workshop Activities

Activity 1: Reflection - 5 minute activity

  • Complete the reflection exercise

Activity 2: Building a focused search using a relevant article - 15 minute activity 

  1. Identify one of the articles listed on the Articles and authors handout which is relevant to your research topic.
  2. Search for the article in Discovery 
  3. Open the record for the article and note how it has been described.
  4. Download the Activity 2 template (see below) and build a search statement incorporating the terms used to describe the article.
  5. Test the search and save any relevant results by emailing them to yourself.

Activity 3: Using Google Scholar to find related literature  - 5 minute activity

  1. Identify an article listed on the handout which is relevant to your research topic.
  2. Search for the article in Google Scholar.
  3. Note the times cited and open the cited by link.  Then search within the results for a term or phrase relevant to your topic.  Or you could view the related articles link. 

Note: we have also provide a template for developing your literature search for your own topic - come back to this when you are working on your assessment tasks. 

Workshop Resources and Searching template for your project