INF 327E - Information and People: Online Information Seeking & Resources In K-12 Learning
Upper-division standing. Additional prerequisites may vary with the topic.
Study of how individuals and groups create meaning. Explores research topics concerning people and communication, including information literacy, organizations and innovation, knowledge management, and identifying information needs.
Three lecture hours a week for one semester.
May be repeated for credit when the topics vary.
Information studies 327e and 327w may not both be counted unless the topics vary.
Online Information Seeking & Resources In K-12 Learning:
Examination of online information behaviors and resources relevant to K-12 teaching and learning with emphasis on information seeking theories and practices of K-12 students in their quest to find online information, the scope of information resources, and physical and intellectual access concepts and strategies.
Students in the class will participate in whole group and small group activities each day and must bring a laptop or tablet to class. There is no textbook for the course. Readings will be available on Canvas.
Online Information Seeking & Resources In K-12 Learning