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Academic Skills in Nursing and Midwifery: M3: Types of Information

Information - the good, the bad and the ugly

With so much information available via the Internet, it is becoming more and more difficult to separate the good, from the bad to the down right ugly. How do you know when you have a credible source of information? Maybe it's fake news!

To complete your assignments you will need to be able to:

  • Assess the quality of information
  • Use credible sources of information
  • Find current sources of information

In this module you will learn how to assess information for accuracy and reliability that will provide good evidence to use in your assignments.