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IB1230 Information Skills Tutorial and Referencing Assignment

This tutorial supports the 1st year undergraduate module Understanding Organisational Behaviour (IB1230). Its purpose is to direct you to the most appropriate sources of information for your studies, teach you how and where to search for information, engage critically and evaluate your sources, and how to correctly reference a variety of sources that you will use in your assignments.

The tutorial is assessed in two ways:

  • To complete each section of the tutorial you must log in and submit answers to a multiple choice quiz. All three sections must be completed if you are to be awarded a mark for the referencing assignment. Deadline: Week 9 - midday (12pm) on Tuesday 28th November
  • The referencing assignment provides you with an opportunity to put what you have learnt through the tutorial into practice and receive feedback on this before completing the final assessment for this module. This referencing assignment is mandatory. Deadline for submission via my.wbs: Week 9 - midday (12pm) on Tuesday 28th November

 Finding sources

Learn how to search for and identify subject specific sources for your assignments.

Available Week 4 - Tuesday 24th October

 Evaluating sources

Learn how to critically evaluate the sources you find and incorporate them into your work.

Available Week 5 - Tuesday 31st October

 Referencing sources

Discover why referencing is important, and how to use referencing styles correctly.

Available Week 6 - Tuesday 7th November

After you have completed this tutorial, please take some time to provide your feedback, thank you.