- Full bibliographic details
- Overview of what an article or book is about
- Author's conceptual framework.
- Summary of the content of the text (could also include the intended readership)
- Critical analysis discussing the quality of the text (in terms of content/ideas, structure/organisation of the text, language used).
- Final overall evaluation of how well the text achieves its aims and contributes to the topic. This is based on what you have discussed in the critical analysis section.