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Information Literacy Outcome
The Information Literacy learning outcome for this course is:
Students will use appropriate controlled vocabulary to navigate subject/discipline-specific databases, identify gaps in information gathered, and employ alternative search tools - including bibliographies and citations - to find additional materials.
SCI 242 Assignment
For the final project for this class, each student will:
- Write a 5 to 7 page paper about a topic in bioethics
- Create a slide-show of the main points from your paper, using PowerPoint or a similar software
- Use it to do a 10-15 minute presentation to the rest of the class about your topic
The topic must be approved by the Professor early in the term. See the list of Bioethical Topics provided by your instructor for current bioethical issues and dilemmas to choose from.
The paper must be formatted using APA style, and have APA references. It is due week 11, and the presentations will be done in week 11 & week 12. Together they are worth 30% of your course grade.