Critical appreciation is something where any subject is revieved and the negative points are highlighted and positive parts are appreciated. It is a complete analysis of that subject pointing out the flaws and goodies.
A critical analysis suggests that the story's "hidden" message can be decoded and determines if it was clearly conveyed. The student must decide what the story is about and defend that decision with examples from the story itself.
State, Support, and Judge the Meaning of the Story.