Information Literacy

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Don't underestimate the power of strong research and writing skills. Build the skills you need to succeed in college.

Bakersfield College designed noncredit programs to equip you with the essential skills for academic excellence. Strong research and writing skills are key to your academic success. We under stand this, and that is why we offer noncredit programs designed to help you excel in college.

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Prepares you to navigate sources of information, critically evaluate research materials, and use them ethically in writing papers, essays, and other projects.

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This 27-hour certificate program equips you with critical skills to navigate the digital world, covering AI, online safety, and media literacy.

Department and Pathway

Academic Department: Library

Career & Learning Pathway: Arts, Communication, and Humanities Pathway

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Take the right classes to meet your education and career goals. Create your Comprehensive Student Education Plan (CSEP) with your Counselor or Ed. Advisor.
Call (661) 395-4421.

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