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Assessing the reliability of information for your assignment

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How do I attend?

Go to  Assessing the reliability of information for your assignment and select 'Join Room'. The room remains closed until the trainer has entered - this will usually be 15 minutes before the start time.

Benefits

Evaluating the reliability and suitability of information is an integral part of writing in Higher Education, as well as of everyday life outside the University. In this 30 minute interactive session we will explore how to evaluate information using a framework and why it is important to look critically at information sources we may find on the web.

Who's it for?

This session is suitable for anyone with an interest in developing evaluation techniques for critically looking at information.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this session you should:

  • Be able to use a framework to assess the reliability of information.
  • Be able to assess the reliability of Information.
  • Be able to assess the usefulness of information.

Handouts and slides

A copy of the slides and an accompanying handout are available for this session. For screen reader users there is an accessible Word version of the handout.

Recording

A recording of the session wil be available via a link on the top right hand side of the Assessing the reliability of information for your assignment page.

Upcoming Online Training Sessions

Oct 16


Tue, 16/10/2018 - 13:00