May 13, 2021  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BW 703 - Information Strategies for Biomedical Writers

In this course students learn to identify their information needs and corresponding sources appropriate for a variety of biomedical writing projects. Students will search a variety of databases and other resources pertinent to their needs, evaluate the information they find, and use that information appropriately. Students will become familiar with searching medical, business, and government sources and will develop skills to assess available statistics for applicability to their projects. Students will also learn how to retrieve information as a biomedical writer unaffiliated with a university or other library.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: permission of program director)

Credits: 3