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|appropriate resource type for assignment purpose; evaluation models (e.g. CRAAP test); indicators of authority and credibility|
|Scholarly vs. Popular Information||scholarly vs. popular information; key indicators of scholarly works|
|Peer-Review Basics||peer-reviewed search limiters; general purpose processes of peer-review; indicators of peer-reviewed works|
|Evaluating Advanced||self-bias and confirmation bias, questioning authority, limitations of checklist approaches to evaluation (e.g. CRAAP test), fact-checking or lateral searching, discipline-specific indicators of authority|
|Peer-Review Advanced||indicators of poor peer-review practices, limitations of peer-review, retracted articles|
|The Publishing Industry||authority of published information, limitations of formal publishing, self-publishing, informal publishing|
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Red Deer College recognizes that our campus is situated on Treaty 7 land, the traditional territory of the Blackfoot, Tsuu T’ina and Stoney Nakoda peoples, and that the central Alberta region we serve falls under Treaty 6, traditional Métis, Cree and Saulteaux territory. We honour the First Peoples who have lived here since time immemorial, and we give thanks for the land where RDC sits. This is where we will strive to honour and transform our relationships with one another.
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