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Searching and Researching

This course is part of the Going to University collection which has been specifically designed for students at schools and colleges. They provide a taster of undergraduate study at the University of Leeds and help students to decide which subject to study at university. Completion of the courses will also enhance students’ university applications. The courses can also be used as a teachers’ classroom enrichment resource. Courses in this collection are also great for people that want an introduction in the specific subjects discussed in each course. You can use the hashtag #FLresearchOnline to talk about this course on social media.Topics CoveredSearching effectively online using a variety of search engines and tools Combining information from multiple sources, blending online and offline materials to aid research Sharing research to collaboratively develop a broader understanding of topics Assessing and evaluating information: considering the authority, timeliness and relevance of sources to ensure validity Critical thinking: utilising information and providing context to research to aid the drawing of conclusions




















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University of Leeds

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Length 2 weeks
Effort 2 hours per week
Starts Dec 3 (last week)
Cost $39
From University of Leeds via FutureLearn
Instructor Angela Newton
Free Limited Content
Language English
Subjects Programming
Tags C Tech & Coding

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An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile (33rd - 99th).

Information Research Specialist $71k

Concurrent Review Nurse and also Case management $73k

Research Information Specialist $78k

Information Tech $78k

Information Research Associate $83k

Information Developer 2 $92k

Medical Information $94k

Information Developer 3 $98k

Research Information Scientist $115k

Senior Research Information Scientist $134k

Principal Research Information Scientist $180k

Senior Principal Research Information Scientist $209k

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FutureLearn

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University of Leeds

Rating Not enough ratings
Length 2 weeks
Effort 2 hours per week
Starts Dec 3 (last week)
Cost $39
From University of Leeds via FutureLearn
Instructor Angela Newton
Free Limited Content
Language English
Subjects Programming
Tags C Tech & Coding