What is your topic and why is it of importance?
What methods are you comparing and why? Give brief overview of each
History of topic (what has been done, by whom,when,why?) Give detailed background on all methods you are
This section should demonstrate that you have synthesized information’ not just regurgitating things you have read.
Independent thought requiredl Which methods are best, forwhich purposes?
What are the pros and cons of different methods?
current state-of-the-art in this area?
Where isthe field going in the future based on what you now understand?
paper and the key points of discussion