Course Description

LIS 9320 (584) (Winter 2011)   Consumer Health Information Sources and Services

Instructor: J. Burkell

Course Description
This course covers the concepts of health and medicine and the organization of biomedical research and consumer health literature; information seeking by people with health concerns, issues in health communication; specialized vocabulary and forms of medical literature, organization of information services for health consumers and methods for evaluating them.

0.5 course

Program Content Areas
Connecting People with Information
MLIS Program Level Learning Outcomes
MLIS Program Goals and Objectives