LIB180 - Introduction to Academic Research

General

Prefix
LIB
Course Number
180
Course ID
00148692
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
University Library
Description
Students will understand the dynamic nature of academic research, including developing a research process, locating scholarly resources, and organizing scholarly information.
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min
1
Max
3
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
No
MN Goal Designation(s)
-
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Identify academic expectations in relation to research in higher education; distinguish between reporting and research.
Outcome
Generate a research question, determine what questions are appropriate for an academic setting, and translate a research question into a research strategy.
Outcome
Select appropriate resources to support an academic inquiry, develop appropriate evaluation criteria, and communicate results of the research.
Outcome
Identify and use an appropriate citation style and apply correct practices in quoting, citing, and paraphrasing with an awareness of intellectual property and copyright.

Dependencies

No dependencies