Free course

Information on the web

Free statement of participation on completion

The World Wide Web is a vast information resource. This free course, Information on the web, will provide you with the foundation skills to use search engines confidently to locate both information and images on the Web. You will also learn how to critically assess and reference the information you have found for study purposes.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • use search engines confidently to locate information and images on the web
  • address critically resources that have been located on the web
  • describe some of the processes underlying search engines.