Introduction to Information Science
CLASS SESSION BEGINS: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Online Session Information:
There will be online sessions via Adobe Connect on Tuesdays, 4 - 5:30 p.m. ET. Students may view the sessions live online or view them at a later time; students are responsible for material covered. Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first class meeting. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect.
Course Delivery Type: Web: A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc.
Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
(100% asynchronous - if course has any online or face-to-face meetings, live attendance will not be required. For any such sessions, there will be alternative ways to view or obtain the material covered).
Credit: 3 semester hours of undergraduate credit
Instructor: Dick Kawooya
Undergraduate Bulletin Course Description: Major concepts, principles, theories, issues, and trends in the development of Information Science.
Information is accurate as of
October 24, 2014, 8:45 am
(Subject to change)
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.