At the end of the course, students will be able to… (between brackets the number of the corresponding intended learning qualification of the programme):
- search for and evaluate relevant scientific and non-scientific literature (2.3, 5.2);
- write a coherent and well-structured paragraph (2.6, 4.1);
- apply the rules of source citation and referencing (2.6);
- create a professional and informative infographic (4.5).
In this course, students are introduced to professional writing and design skills. First, students get introduced to information searching skills and develop the competence to critically evaluate scientific and non-scientific materials (1S1). Second, these skills will be directly applied in a writing assignment, where students will develop the skill to write a short text (1S2). Third, students learn how to communicate through images and visualizations, by means of an infographic (1S3).|
This study unit is part of the module We connect society. Because the four study units, which are part of the module, are highly related to each other it is not possible to follow this study unit separately.