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Summary - General Reading section


In the General Reading section you have learned about the overall structure of a research article and how the different sections such as the introduction, methods, results and discussion work together to build up this structure.

You have also learned about the stages of the introduction and about how the different elements which make up the other sections contribute to the development of the argument.

In the final section of the reading module you will learn about critical reading and how to ask critical questions of different parts of a research article.