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Dual Enrollment Guide

This guide is for students and teachers in FIU's dual enrollment program.

Instruct: Getting Started With Research

Getting Started With Research

This module covers why information literacy skills matter and how to get started with a research project, including understanding the process, choosing a topic, and beginning research.

Introduction    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@4ad4da2a92744892b179458e9318264e/

Tutorial: Why Information Literacy Matters (2019 update)  https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@867662e0b0b7461bafcc4523c3818cb8/

Video: Life in the Information Age (2017 update)     https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@c377000ebc6542a1b860c2b21038af95/

Videos: Research Process (2018 update)       https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@13da336c18f34a108a6a16c8b822c5e8/

Tutorial: Developing a Research Focus          https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@0e765556b588429abe172e342e75fee9/

Tutorial: Choosing a Topic      https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@7d9bef4f1e93426f9411206a2c7d6b11/

Video: How to Narrow Your Topic      https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@aca5de2c53484cf88338eee4f7718ad4/

Videos: Beginning Research with Wikipedia/Google https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@e0e04d6338e94c38a2552c451c66e671/

Tutorial: Background Research Tips   https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@7796fca777784a36a7826333770a51a3/

Video: Thesis Statements       https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@a3f2f13e35eb4c8c9fd53482cec9594a/

Quiz: Thesis Statements         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@e54a0b7bec754138b30e6177bc3b39f9/

Tutorial: Scholarship as Conversation (2019 update) https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@c4147e3ab9f64147ac1f74751b3d51e9/

Quiz: The Research Process    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@bfa1581ee22747bc898bae68f6e027df/

Tutorial: Research for Persuasive Writing     https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@81d99e1110cc4c9fb98455972d0a3687/

 

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Sources of Information

 

Sources of Information

This module covers how information is created and the many different types of sources that students encounter while doing research.

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Introduction    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@c12ab5e08a8c46cf9ef3c2fef57105d3/

Tutorial: Information Has Value (2019 update)         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@5f4a9c2354a24e2d98172405f752924e/

Video: Data, Information, and Knowledge     https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@4f0d3fb8737e4e1da48b7ff4988afd4c/

Tutorial: Source Types (2019 update) https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@0cb0dffe8d6c4e75ac8ee250dd4c1a99/

Video: Primary & Secondary Research           https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@afd97e6d41134a81a7b9b39309ef828b/

Video: Primary & Secondary Sources https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@9e226b73be7849be9d0777d617cd459e/

Quiz: Primary & Secondary Sources   https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@c338f01b1f4041408ec28e7b3db7613d/

Video: Peer Review    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@144f25abd2944a30a9cad567b52f96da/

Quiz: Peer Review      https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@8a2173b0056548dd8b0cba3ebb023618/

Video: Types of Sources         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@be824deb49674c43884d9e1ba07df64b/

Video: Primary Sources          https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@6f2d36ebd58a4813bae9c6c798da570f/

Video: Secondary Sources      https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@e3e2beb1a5d94be7b474ee3c2fcc4770/

Video: Tertiary Sources          https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@d1727be9c3be4c78928171df2e421a64/

Quiz: Types of Sources            https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@46ae5ccb3b3c41d9a9ba0a049f44fac0/

Tutorial: How To Read Scholarly Materials (2019 update)    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@d0d9839f992e4e3197a0ecc83f26258c/

Video: How to Read Scholarly Materials        https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@1ffb29056c394d5faadb6d3d0aa93087/

Tutorial: Selecting Appropriate Digital Sources         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@6de221657cd942de99cc61ae2eae43f4/

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Searching for Information

Searching for Information

This module covers the basics of searching for information, including choosing the right source, identifying keywords, and search techniques.

 Find learning objectives, standards addressed, discussion topics, & activity ideas here

SEARCHING FOR INFORMATION MODULE ToC

  1. Introduction
  2. Video: Choosing a Database
  3. Tutorial: Choosing and Using Keywords
  4. Quiz: Choosing a Database
  5. Quiz: Choosing and Using Keywords
  6. Tutorial: Search Techniques Part 1
  7. Tutorial: Search Techniques Part 2
  8. Video: Refining Search Results
  9. Quiz: Search Techniques
  10. Instructor Guide 
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Evaluating Information

 

Evaluating Information

This module covers the basics of evaluating resources for authority, accuracy, and other criteria.

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Introduction    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@3c7cd21aa39d44dc9d66a18d93f9bd4c/

Video: What is Authority?      https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@a821d174668046ad956443b1814371db/

Video: Introduction to Bias    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@9f776b0cc68846498b6f371d44e31f8c/

Video: Types of Bias   https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@457d68be8863457c81b31fddcb8fe281/

Quiz: Bias        https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@28a019b09da246db82533630921b0596/

Video: Evaluating Sources (2017 update)      https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@897421383cf542c2897a7f88a6289f15/

Tutorial: Evaluating Information (2019 update)        https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@42e0f91125504427a1a544066645c401/

Tutorial: Choosing the Best Web Source (2019 update)        https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@021807817eed4aeba00b747fa9fea6d6/

Video: How to Identify and Debunk Fake News        https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@8212a46dfe9d4ba3bbf53a8b090ea1fa/

Video Tutorial: Understanding Misinformation         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@2a8c577774fd4e1781c42fdb46ebf935/

Quiz: Fake News         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@978bab7f0e1e41309a1fa60c1ad7ec5f/

Video: Objectivity in Reporting          https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@f4ad873ab3e842069161b1b6463b78a1/

Quiz: Evaluating Information  https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@fe81bf29146f4b5898ca8efaea7a0e44/

Tutorial: News Reporting vs. Opinion Pieces in Journalism   https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@177a2159b758420794e499dad04d18b2/

Tutorial: Evaluating Digital Sources Using Lateral Reading   https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@1faa634a68874bcc9bb057e982a71a83

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Citations & Academic Integrity

 

Citations and Academic Integrity

This module covers the importance of academic integrity and the basics of citing sources in different styles.

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Introduction    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@7127bd860fa04f888201bbf39fefb985/

Video: Why Citations Matter  https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@c2115f10ddee4ad1a3bf54a578305127/

Tutorial: Why Citations Matter (2019 update)           https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@346f0f9474394b3c90551ac0de0c1830/

Video: APA Citations (2019 update)   https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@8afe64fcb5e546a589db2c16ec5bf72c/

Tutorial: APA Citations (2019 update)            https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@041c23093c1c4aabb8d681f1a725ba29/

Quiz: APA Citations     https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@4672bcf9bd09424eaf06a94c82d267f9/

Video: MLA Citation Style       https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@c89c1c52b2b745f1be14160228c5fdfa/

Video: MLA 8th Edition Citation Style https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@fbd5d23946484b25bd4f9c71c39a19a8/

Tutorial: MLA 8th Edition Citations    https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@aef2b1f45e3f454cac0c18282cc3e550/

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Video: Turabian Citation Style            https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@f06c0cacba7f4030b35ead9e6172be79/

Quiz: Turabian Citations         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@d301d4194db745249578d175e4d7e6fc/

Video: Harvard Citation Style https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@42ff0046aed74d09b6e5f9eaf52bec4e/

Video: Chicago Style Book Citations   https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@6ff4aa2db36748a68e2c01f647ad6124/

Video: Chicago Style Journal and Website Citations  https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@2be62167626546389413f9173cc33744/

Video: Chicago Style 17th ed. Journals          https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@3aad1fd5fdbb42198045f64ff6993fd2/

Video: Chicago Style, 17th ed. Books and eBooks     https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@bf882adc0ae8492fbce36307341575ae/

Video: Chicago Style, 17th ed. Websites and Social Media   https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@04b2dc70fd1e43e88a617903a2f000c0/

Video: Plagiarism (2017 update)        https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@cc257c32c33f4675b9b3e276e3ffb945/

Video: Copyright         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@584b793a65c54b65a33554c43e64311f/

Quiz: Academic Integrity (2018)         https://login.ezproxy.fiu.edu/login?url=https://fiu.credocourseware.com/courses/course-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016/xblock/block-v1:Florida-International-University+INFOLIT+2016+type@sequential+block@1acae5fda437416ead464d5c36ee0d71/

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