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Mansfield Library Credit Classes

21 October 2013 by Sue Samson

This curriculum supports student success, encourages good research, advances quality bibliographies, and informs students about all aspects of critical research literacies.

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The ability to locate, evaluate and use information effectively and ethically is essential. In this course students will develop lifelong information seeking skills and an understanding of critical literacies. This course builds on the general information literacy skills that students acquired in WRIT 101. Students will explore visual literacy, media literacy, news literacy, and scholarly communication literacy and hone their abilities in critical thinking, resource analysis, and the ethical and appropriate use of information.

The ability to locate, evaluate and use information effectively and ethically is essential. In this course students will develop an advanced understanding of critical literacies and lifelong information seeking skills. Students are encouraged to take this course as a complement to “W” designated courses in their major. Students will complete an in-depth literature review relevant to their major that includes all aspects of information literacy, including visual literacy, media literacy, news literacy, and scholarly communication literacy. Students will hone their abilities in critical thinking, resource analysis, and the ethical and appropriate use of information through an analysis of publication practices.

 Continuing Course

Offered every term. Introduces on-campus and distant students to academic library research methods and resources with a focus on remote access and services for distant students. Explores all steps of academic research including how to find information and use critical thinking to evaluate sources.

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