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INST 250 - Introductory Information Literacy Skills

Introductory Information Literacy Skills

INST 250
Introductory Information Literacy Skills

Semester:
  • Winter (January 13 - April 20, 2021)
Program:

Undergraduate, 3 credits

Instructor:

Anne Wade

Direct Access Fee:

$42 CAD + applicable taxes.

Description

This course is designed to introduce students to basic research practices. It familiarizes students with a variety of information sources in both print and non-print formats. Emphasis is placed on developing a systematic search strategy in the use and evaluation of the information sources. Topics such as outlining and bibliographic format are covered as part of the research process.

Prerequisite:

NOTE: Students who have received credit for EDUC 250 may not take this course for credit.

Book

Lester, J. D. and Lester J. D. Jr. (2018). Writing Research Papers: A Complete Guide. (16th ed.). Pearson Education, Inc: Boston.

Registration Information

Concordia students must register for this course in their MyConcordia portal. It is strongly recommended that they consult Concordia's class schedule prior to enrolling in order to be aware of any registration restrictions (see the notes). Once registered, students must then sign up for an eConcordia account to access the course material.

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Course Outline

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