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Courses listed as "Hybrid" will have some class activity that takes place at a designated location in addition to your online coursework. This activity may range from a few proctored exams to regular meetings on a MiraCosta campus.

Media & Information Literacy

This course examines the exponential growth of online information and the resulting complex digital media landscape faced by students in the 21st century. Students explore the psychological, social, and physiological impact of online media engagement, while developing essential information literacy skills that are relevant to current academic endeavors and to their future as informed citizens and lifelong learners. Through multiple online platforms and advanced online search strategies, students learn to locate, evaluate, and communicate information responsibly and ethically. UC CREDIT LIMITATION: Credit for LIBR 201 or LIBR 201H.

Subject: LIBR
Course Number: 201
Section Number: 2983
Units: 3
Instructor: Perry, Pamela

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Learning Management System (LMS) for this course: Canvas
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Office: SAN 110 b
Office hours: by request
Phone: 760-634-7824
Instructor notes: LIBR 201 is a late start 15 week course! Class begins on Monday,Feb. 3, 2020;I will provide access to the syllabus a few weeks before. Please make sure you are familiar with CANVAS and are able to set your preferences for announcements. Please consider attending an orientation to online learning if this is your first online course No textbook is required!

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