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Learning Outcomes:

The aim of stage (i) of this tutorial is to help guide you through the kinds of questions that researchers have asked about the history of electricity. When you get to the end of the tutorial you should be able to answer a series of questions about the following subjects:

To explore these questions, you will make use of a particular tool - online search engines - and learn more about them. By the end of the tutorial you should be able to:

As you work through the tutorial, you may want to keep a record of your answers with a notepad and paper.

These skills will help you with the more advanced stages of the tutorials on this website. However, these skills should also help you in other ways. More specifically, by the end of this tutorial, you should have developed a critical sense of which web sources you can trust - a critical skill when it comes to researching an answer for an essay question.

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