Field Epidemiology Training Program
Preventive Medicine Department, Ministry of Health, Riyadh,
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Literature Review Assignment
§ Each resident has to submit two literature review assignments on assigned topics, one
communicable disease and one non-communicable disease
§ Length of each assignment should be 1200 to 1500 words. (excluding reference section)
§ Topics will be assigned to the residents by the end of 1st term and will be submitted by
the middle of 2nd term. Exact date to be announced by the University coordinator.
§ Each assignment will have a total of 60 marks, with 70% as pass marks.
§ In case resident obtains less than 70% marks, he/she will be asked to revise and
resubmit the literature review till the satisfaction of evaluators.