is the primary contact.
This hands-on course will describe why it is important to evaluate health websites. Participants will be given criteria for how to evaluate health information on the Internet. Available as web-based as well as face-to-face. For the web-based version, (an online, asynchronous, instructor-led class using Moodle), contact Terri Ottosen via the Resource URL.
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Face to Face, e-Learning, Hands-on, Specialization
Learn how to evaluate health information sites on the internet using the following criteria:
Types of websites
Five criteria for website evaluation
Need for This Course:
This course is eligible for the CHIS specialization. It is an important basic course surrounding the issue of health information literacy.
The instructional methods used include
Lecture, Demonstration, Slides, Discussion, Brainstorming, and Hands-on Exercises.
Hand outs, lists of questionable and quality health web sites.
Requires instructor computer and projector as well as computers for hands-on by class participants. All should have internet access. Classroom seating is preferred.