May 27, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Catalog

IS 205 - Scientific Information


This course explores the literature of science with particular attention to the literature of the life sciences. Students will learn the types of scientific literature, how to identify the information needed for a particular purpose, and how to find the needed information. The course includes citation managers, non-bibliographic databases, and ethical issues.

Prerequisites & Notes
Student has satisfied any of the following: [Student has completed or is in process of completing any of the following course(s): BS 119 - General Biology II, BS 133 - Introductory Biology II with grade greater than or equal to D-.] Or Student has satisfied any of the following: [Student has completed or is in process of completing any of the following course(s): CH 102 - General Chemistry II, CH 112 - Prin of Chemistry II with grade greater than or equal to D-.] Or Student has satisfied any of the following: [Student has completed any of the following course(s): PY 202 - Introductory Physics II, PY 212 - Physics II with grade greater than or equal to D-.]

Credits: 1