Academic Literacy: Social Sciences
Students will learn how to frame questions that enable scholarly enquiry within the social sciences. Students will develop the capacity to evaluate empirical findings in the social sciences, including an understanding of how data are gathered and how results are reported. Students will attend lectures as well as small-group classes in which they will learn how to effectively gather scholarly information, as well as to synthesize and clearly articulate their findings in both oral and written formats. This course includes instruction in information literacy.
Senate Revision March 6, 2013: BF290 Exclusion added; effective September 1, 2013.