Review Paper


Course Objective

To write a literature review that covers an open issue in clinical or
cognitive (neuro)psychology

Course Content

Students write a literature review under supervision of a member of the
department of Clinical Neuropsychology or the department of Cognitive
Psychology. Students may write a review on the basis of a self-selected
topic provided that they find a member of the department willing to
supervise the writing of the paper. The review should cover the
literature on an open issue in cognitive neuropsychology. The review
must be written at such level that it could be published in an academic

Teaching Methods

Students will be individually monitored and instructed by their
supervisor in writing a literature review. Further guidelines are
provided on Canvas.

Method of Assessment

The literature review is evaluated on the basis of the quality of paper
and is graded by the supervisor.


The literature depends on the specific topic chosen.

Additional Information

The supervisor for the review paper cannot also be a thesis supervisor.
The topic of the review may not be the same as the topic chosen in PSR
or the Master thesis.

General Information

Course Code P_MREVPAP
Credits 6 EC
Period Ac. Year (sept)
Course Level 500
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Fac. of Behavioural and Movement Science
Course Coordinator dr. W. Donk
Examiner dr. W. Donk
Teaching Staff

Practical Information

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