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WRIT 014 - Critical Writing and Reading

Research activity

Open the Google document, put your name in one of the rows and state your topic of research. After conducting a search for relevant matierals, note the source type (article, book, etc.) and enter its information in MLA 8th edition style.

Primary or secondary source

Check the following links and discuss with your peer if it is a primary or a secondary source:

1.  “Qatar’s National Artificial Intelligence Strategy.” Accessed 9 Nov. 2021.

2. Wilson, Daniel H. Robopocalypse. 1st ed., Doubleday, 2011

3. Masmoudi, Malek, et al. Artificial Intelligence and Data Mining in Healthcare. 1st ed. 2021., Springer, 2021, doi:10.1007/978-3-030-45240-7.

4. Khashman, Zeliha, and Adnan Khashman. “Anticipation of Political Party Voting Using Artificial Intelligence.” Procedia Computer Science, vol. 102, Elsevier B.V, 2016, pp. 611–16, doi:10.1016/j.procs.2016.09.450.

5. “Paving the Way to Conversational Banking QIB, the First Bank in Qatar, to Launch Ai Virtual Assistant ‘Zaki.’” QIB, Accessed 9 Nov. 2021

6. “Qatar Launches E-Learning Platform with AI That Can Analyse Learner Behaviour.” Qatar-Tribune, Accessed 9 Nov. 2021.

7. "Cabinet Approves Establishing Artificial Intelligence Committee at MoTC." The Peninsula, 3 Mar. 2021, Accessed 9 Nov. 2021.


Primary and secondary sources

Definition of primary and secondary sources offered by University of Massachusetts, Boston