IM204 - Research Strategies in a Changing World

General

Prefix

IM

Course Number

204

Course ID

00148013

Course Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

Lecture

Description

Global context of information in relation to basic university-level research, identify, access, evaluate, and communicate information utilizing library resources, the Internet and other technologies.

Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min

3

Max

3

Repeatable

No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course

Yes

MN Goal Designation(s)

08

Cultural Diversity

No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Assess the global availability of information and define the connection between information and peoples, cultures, and countries.

Outcome

Compare and contrast the similarities and differences in quality and availability of information around the world and determine the implications on societies and cultures.

Outcome

Determine the role of information in various global societies and cultures and its effects on those societies and cultures, including the related politics and economies.

Outcome

Analyze global issues and their consequences, then propose and evaluate possible solutions for these issues by critically assessing and utilizing information available through library resources, the Internet and other information technologies.

Outcome

Apply their vision of the role of information in global society to situations in their professional and personal lives.

Course Outline

Course Outline

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Dependencies

No dependencies