INF 327E - Information and People: Media and Literacy
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.
Media and Literacy
What’s fake information? What’s credible information? How do
you tell the difference?
This new undergraduate course focuses on learning strategies for
locating, identifying, and evaluating sources of information.
These critical thinking skills are essential in the process of
becoming information literate.