System-wide General Education Requirements

GOAL 7: Information Literacy 0 credits

Students will recognize when information is needed and have the ability to locate, organize, critically evaluate, and effectively use information from a variety of sources with intellectual integrity.

Student Learning Outcomes: As a result of taking courses meeting this goal, students will:

  1. Determine the extent of information needed.
  2. Access the needed information effectively and efficiently.
  3. Evaluate information and its sources critically.
  4. Use information effectively to accomplish a specific purpose.
  5. Use information in an ethical and legal manner.

Students will have met this Goal when they complete Goal 1 Written Communication and Goal 2 Oral Communication.

Last Updated: 6/7/12