Course Description

FIMS 9800-001 (Fall 2019)   Introduction to Doctoral-Level Scholarship

Instructor: P. Rothbauer

Course Description

An introduction to the professional and intellectual challenges of doctoral work, including key skills (research, presentation, publication, peer review, ethics review, funding applications and thesis writing) and key resources (faculty and support personnel, library resources, university-wide communities and activities). 

This course is a half credit weight course offered over two terms (fall and winter).  

This course is required for the LIS PhD students and optional for students in other FIMS Ph.D. programs.