Spring 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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LIBR 318    Library Research and Information Literacy    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 and ENGRD 310; or ESLW 320 and ESLR 320 with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process. Basic familiarity with computers is recommended for this course.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course will help students acquire the information competency skills necessary for success in their academic studies, in the workplace, and in their personal lives in the contemporary environment of rapid technological change and proliferating information resources. It provides a step-by-step guide to the research process that is applicable to term papers, course work, personal interest and life-long learning. It emphasizes developing effective search strategies, selecting information tools, locating and retrieving information sources, analyzing and critically evaluating information, organizing and using information. This course may be taken twice for credit based on significant changes in online and print resources.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 15-Mar 14
TBA       TBA             LEC N.Woolley            SCC MAIN Online          26678 
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Online Class. Students must attend an orientation session on Saturday, January 15, 2011, 10:00am - 12:00pm noon in LRC 220.

TBA       TBA             LEC N.Woolley            Off Campus Online        27056 Textbook
Online Class. This section is intended for students registering through the Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis. Students must attend an orientation session on Saturday, January 15, 2011, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm at the Davis Outreach Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC N.Woolley            Off Campus Online        27006 Textbook
Online Class. This section is intended for students registering through the West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento. Students must attend an orientation session on Saturday, January 15, 2011, 10:00am - 12:00pm noon in LRC 220 on the SCC campus.


LIBR 325    Internet Research Skills    3 Units

Same As: LIBT 325
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 and ENGRD 310; or ESLW 320 and ESLR 320 with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process. Basic familiarity with computers is recommended for this course.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory survey to the content, use, and the evaluation of electronic information sources. Emphasis is placed on the effective use of the Internet as a research tool. This course covers Internet resources, online databases, email, newsgroups, listservs, blogs, and the invisible web. Database search strategies and techniques are covered. Historical and social issues surrounding the Internet are also discussed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Posz               SCC MAIN Online          26680 
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Online Class. Mandatory Orientation Meeting - Tuesday, January 18, 2011, 6:00pm - 8:00pm in LRC 220 on the Main SCC campus.

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: May 12, 2011