Self-Assessment: Information Science as a Discipline
Use these questions as a means to determine how well you understand the material of this lesson and where you have weaknesses. After completing the self-assessment, review the material of the lesson.
- How would you define information science as it it practiced at Northeastern's College of Computer & Information Science? What sources influenced your definition? Are there alternate definitions?
- Take elementary school students who memorize a multiplication table. Why wouldn't they be able to respond correctly when asked to compute 123*213, a pair of numbers that is not found in the table?