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Information retrieval (EdGlo): Info

Course description

Information retrieval (EdGlo)

Code: 408530S
Language of instruction: English
Timing: The course is held during 1. period. The course is part of 408530S Scientific practices and academic skills -course. They should be completed simultaneously.
Learning outcomes: Upon completion of the course, the student can search scientific information, can use the most important databases of their discipline, knows how to evaluate search results and information sources, is familiar with reference management software.
Contents: Scientific information retrieval and the search terms, the most important databases and publication channels of the discipline, tools for evaluating the quality of scientific information and reference management software.
Teaching methods: Teaching online (Zoom), lectures 6 h, self-study
Target group: Students in Master’s Degree Programme in Education and Globalisation
Learning material: Finding scientific information
Study methods: Passing the course requires attendance at lectures and completion of the course assignments.
Grading: pass/fail
Person responsible: The course is run by the library information specialists: informationservice@oulu.fi

Schedule and registration

Make a separate registration for these lectures: Information retrieval.

Register in Peppi (408530S-3003) by September 29, 2022

Lectures

Passing the course requires participation in the lectures: 3 x 2 h:

October 4, 2022 at 14.15-16 (EEST)

October 11, 2022 at 14.15-16 (EEST)

October 18, 2022 at 14.15-16 (EEST)

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Questions?

Email: informationservice@oulu.fi