Critical reviewing is an important task in the society which plays crucial role in providing the platform for creativity to be recognized or encouraged. This is why every communication school in Nigeria offers critical writing and reviewing as a course which must be passed before graduation. However, this form of writing is a skill even those who are not in media and communication studies discipline should also have due to its ability to elicit critical thinking abilities from individuals.
Understanding the process of critical review is one thing but writing the review is another very essential task you need to learn. One first step to learning how to write the review is understanding how to structure your write-up. This is the easiest way to learn how to write a critical review. The structure refers to the parts of the review and what each part should contain.
Here’s a quick lecture on the structure of a critical review;