Source Critigue


  • Includes your thesis sentence, and
  • Identifies the one scholarly article you have chosen to explore on a topic problem in your current profession or programmatic field of study.


  • Describe the issue or topic that the article provides information on.
  • Summarize the article findings on the identified problem.
  • Interpret the information in your chosen article.
    • Comment on why the article is useful and should be read, including how it contributes to a deeper understanding of the problem discussed.
    • Consider how the article illuminates the effects on the profession or professionals within the discipline as well as potential short-term and/or long-term impacts the problem is having on the profession or field of study.


  • Summarize your professional response, highlighting any major takeaways on the underlying topic.