IS 571 ISO - Adv Topics Use & Users of Info - Info Service for Diverse Users
Variety of newly developed and advanced topics courses within the field of Use and Users of Information, intended to augment the existing Information Sciences curricula. Course Information: 2 to 4 graduate hours. No professional credit.
MUST CHOOSE 2 or 4 credit hours: This course is designed to prepare future information professionals to develop and provide inclusive services to underrepresented populations, and to analyze and evaluate services to ensure equality of access to information in a range of institutional settings. Through readings, discussion, guest lectures, and site visits, students will explore diversity issues that impact information services and develop skills for planning, implementing, and evaluating programs and services for addressing these issues. Specific diversity issues include race and ethnicity; education; language; literacy; disability; gender and sexual orientation; social class; national origin; physical, psychological, and learning ability; and age. Graduate student questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate
Term(s): Fall , Spring , Summer