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Assessment (HC)

Computer Science Department

                                                                                Information Literacy for Computer Science-Draft

                                                                                                                            I = introduce; R = reinforce; M = master

Computer Science Literature

 Writing Seminar

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Know how to locate Computer Science resources to find background information using secondary and tertiary literature

NA

I

I

R

M

Know how to use databases to search the literature by using text, author, and bibliographic queries

NA

I

I

R

M

Know how to find conference proceedings, technical reports and preprints

NA

I

I

R

M

Know search strategies (how to refine answer sets, use controlled vocabularies etc.)

NA

I

I

R

M

Know how to obtain full articles from citations

NA

I

I

R

M

Know how to find related information by consulting references or endnotes

NA

I

I

R

M

Know how to find more recent articles related to an article by using cited reference searches

NA

I

I

R

M

Know how to locate source code repositories

NA

I

I

R

M

Know how to use open source forums and repositories for collaborative software development

NA

I

I

R

M

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ethical Use of Information

 

 

 

 

 

Know how to document sources using the appropriate citation style

I

I

I

R

M

Know how to use a bibliographic management software such as BibTeX etc.

I

I

I

R

M

Use best practices to avoid plagiarism, e.g. know how to paraphrase and summarize

I

I

R

R

M

Know fair use guidelines governing the use of works under copyright

I

I

I

R

M