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Real World Learning Objects: Science


Links to Course Competencies

 This RWLO was written with second year, second semester organic chemistry students in mind.  However it should be clear that it is adaptable to any branch of science where patents as intellectual property are important.


Fundamental Course Competencies are:


1.                  The students will have a basic understanding of the science content being searched.  In this example, a basic knowledge of the organic chemistry of pharmaceuticals is required.



2.                  The students will use the Internet to access data.



3.                  The students have a basic understanding of searching a database.



4.                  The students are able to rewrite scientific/legal terminology into their own words