Technology Competencies

A technologically literate student will demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Use technology for enhancing communication and collaboration with others
  • Demonstrate research and information fluency skills by using technology to access, collect, manage and evaluate data
  • Demonstrate effective and creative uses of technology to aid in critical thinking and problem solving
  • Demonstrate good digital citizenship skills that reflect an understanding of the impact of technology in his/her life and in the world
  • Use hardware and software effectively to produce professional quality, technology-generated products.

Technology
http://tilt.lib.utsystem.edu/
An interactive tutorial from the University of Texas focused on preparation for web searching and research.

http://www.csupomona.edu/~library/InfoComp/instrument.htm
Information Competency Assessment form developed by the University Library at CalPoly Pomoma, for assessment of entry-level students.

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/FindInfo.html
Tutorial for information location, as effective strategies for web research, from UC Berkeley.