Project Overview

Student Learning Objectives

Procedure

Content Material

Assessment

Links to Course Competencies

Supplementary Resources

Recommendations for Integration

 

 

Real World Learning Objects: Language Arts

Discovering Cleveland’s History

Links to Course Competencies

This RWLO is designed for the General Studies course “CyberResearch in the Library” but could be applied to History or English courses. Specifically, this RWLO meets the following course competencies (as laid out by Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, ALA, 2000, http://www.ala.org/ala/acrl/acrlstandards/informationliteracycompetency.htm )

·        Access needed information effectively and efficiently;
 

·        Evaluate information and its sources critically;
 

·        Use information effectively to accomplish a specific purpose;
 

·        Understand the economic, legal, and social issues surrounding the use of information, and access and use information ethically and legally.