Day 1: Research Resource Discovery
Day 2: Research Resources & Academic Integrity
Day 3: Open Research & Dissemination
Next Dates: 6th - 8th February 2024
PG6009 Graduate Information Literacy
Target Audience: PhD & Research Masters
Duration: 20 hours
Credit Weighting: 5 credits
The next delivery is 6th - 8th February 2024
Further Information: email LibraryLearningTeaching@ucc.ie
See also: Book of Modules
To give postgraduate students an introduction to the principles and practice of Information Literacy, as applied to PhD research; to enable postgraduate students to audit and update their Information Literacy Skills by expanding and acquiring a portfolio of Information Literacy Skills; to develop those skills which will enhance the quality of their research and expand their career opportunities in our knowledge-based economy.
Students who register for the module will undertake a series of face-to-face sessions. For the award of 5 credits students must attend all core units and complete a short assessment on the relevance of what they have learned to their own research.
Develop effective strategies to locate and access relevant information
Places will be limited in the formal module so early application is advisable.
"It is a very good course. All researchers should do it."
"It was a great few days, engaging and enjoyable"
"Would have been great if I had known about this module in my first year"
"Thank you, it was a great course and very useful!"
(Comments from students)