This assignment requires you to work through the instructions below to describe the key considerations in the critical appraisal of research, and to apply a critical appraisal tool to two papers. Three research articles are available to select from for this assessment. Select one to critically appraise for Part B and another one for Part C(references for papers available at end of this document). Details of how this assignment will be assessed are also included at the end of this document.
The recommended readings for the assignment and indicative word counts per section are as follows:
Describe the key considerations when critiquing
Discuss these considerations in the context of the relevant research philosophies (epistemologies) and paradigms.