Nijmegen, Netherlands

Making [Systematic] Literature Reviews Work for You

when 8 August 2022 - 12 August 2022
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 600

Systematic approaches to literature reviews have become popular across all disciplines. This course covers methods for [protocol-driven] literature reviews, and how findings are converted into research design and publications.

Course leader

Dr. ir. Rob Dekkers, Reader in Industrial Management
Adam Smith Business School
University of Glasgow, UK

Target group

• Master
• PhD

The course is designed for doctoral students, postgraduate students and early career researchers that are in any stage of their research. The interactive course offers the opportunity to design or to review the method that you have followed for writing a literature review.

Course aim

After this course you are able to:

1. Position your literature review in a methodological context for research.
2. Design your own method for a systematic or narrative literature review.
3. Analyse the results of a literature review, including implications for further research, informing practice and policy.
4. Report the outcomes of a literature and demonstrate awareness about relevant features for literature reviews for publication.

Fee info

EUR 600: The fee includes the registration fees, course materials, access to library and IT facilities, coffee/tea, lunch, and a number of social activities.


We offer several reduced fees:
€ 540 early bird discount- deadline 1 April 2022 (10%)
€ 510 partner + RU discount (15%)
€ 450 early bird + partner + RU discount (25%)