HOW DO YOU  DO RESEARCH

SEARCH SKILLS

Keyword search

Context keyword search

Boolean search

GOOGLE

DIGITAL LIBRARY

ERIC

 

DOWNLOAD & READ

Navigate & familiarize  the Library System and online digital  libraries

Understand types of periodicals & scholarly sources of materials

Download print version of articles in .pdf, .doc, .txt  

Read, Comprehend, Absorb the Materials

Reflect  on the course you want to build matching the complexity with students given degree certification (Undergraduate, Graduate, Post Graduate) sought 

FILE FORMATS

Understand different types of digital formats of text .pdf, xml, rtf, txt

UUnderstand how these digital formats  comes in various forms e.g. microfilm, microfiche

 

INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN

Determine main purpose of the project

Build learning objectives

Identify intended audience       Undergraduates

Graduates

Post Graduates

Google content of course project using essential keywords using  online databases

keyword search to extract key content

Draft a course outline & syllabus consisting of:

MODULE  (1-4 per course)

    Chapter (1-5 per module)

       Subchapters (5 per chapter)

           Sections (1-3 per subchapter)

Refine the narratives  in every module

Ensure the seamless flow of topics