Course Catalog » Interdepartmental Studies 140.60

Subject: Interdepartmental Studies
Course Number: 140.60
Course Title: Expanding WikiProject Medicine
Units: 6
School: Medicine
Department: Psychiatry

Course Description: Admit it'you use Wikipedia extensively. Who doesn't? But do you use it for medical information? Your patients do! So if Wikipedia is the most widely used medical reference in the world, and the third most visited medical reference in the US, why not be a part of increasing the quality of reliable information there by becoming a WikiProject: Medicine Wikipedia editor? This course will teach you how.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: This elective will be available to 4th year medical students.
Activities: Block Elective

Instructor of Record: D. Lowenstein
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No