Information Literacy and Research (EDU390)
Information literacy is an important skill for the healthcare professional to remain in touch with the ever-evolving health care setting. In this course the student will recognize best practice for obtaining, selecting, and evaluating scholarly sources. The use of scholarly research to investigate topics related to individual healthcare professions will be examined. Legal implications such as copyright and plagiarism will be discussed. Upon completion of this course the student will have the skillset to utilize scholarly information to enhance and contribute to the current body of knowledge related to their healthcare discipline. Credit: 3 hours. This course is offered in an online format. Fall.