COR1150 Information Literacy and Report Writing
A cross-disciplinary course that teaches effective report and research paper writing through the use of key computer technologies. The course includes Internet research, MLA and APA style formats, computer technologies, spreadsheets and the application of multimedia software and graphics for report presentation. The course also offers refinement in the use of the microcomputer for effective report writing and presentation.
By the end of this course, students should be able to do the following:
- Use computer technologies to complete a series of objectives relating to microcomputer operating systems.
- Navigate electronic library systems to locate, evaluate, and use various interdisciplinary scholarly databases..
- Navigate the Internet to locate, evaluate, and apply various interdisciplinary databases.
- Generate text-oriented research papers and reports that incorporate spread sheets, tables, graphs, charts and multimedia graphics as formal modes of persuasion and validation according to proper business, humanities, and science formats.