Introduction to Academic Research - Register
Covers basic information literacy skills and concepts. Topics include barriers to effective research (Dunning-Kruger Effect and Zipf’s Principle of Least Effort), task definition and identifying options, selecting sources and refining the search process, and using information ethically. Students will also be introduced to a variety of public and subscription services. Given the online nature of this course, research resources and communication with the instructor will take place through the Internet.
RD30 and WR30 or designated placement test scores.
Special Studies: Library - Register
Offers study in various library and research topics.