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課程概述

Never before has the need for News Literacy been more urgent. As news consumers are bombarded with a constant stream of fake news, propaganda, hoaxes, rumors, satire, and advertising — that often masquerade as credible journalism — it is becoming more and more difficult to distinguish fact from fiction. While the public’s faith in the news media erodes, purveyors of misinformation have helped give rise to troubling cultural trends and alarming political movements. This six-week course will help learners develop their critical thinking skills to enable them to better identify reliable information in news reports and to become better informed about the world in which we live. The course will discuss the key elements of journalism from the viewpoint of the news audience. The language of instruction is English, but Chinese and Spanish subtitles will be available. Each week will tackle a challenge unique to the digital era: Week 1: The power of information is now in the hands of consumers. Week 2: What makes journalism different from other types of information? Week 3: Where can we find trustworthy information? Week 4: How to tell what’s fair and what’s biased. Week 5: How to apply news literacy concepts in real life. Week 6: Meeting the challenges of digital citizenship....

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RA

2017年7月23日

Very informative and clear and there are some assignments to make us understand more. But there are too many links that we have to read, I prefer the video and examples and assignments.

CX

2019年9月11日

This is a very good introductory course for everyone who would like to have a better understanding of news and learn the essential media literacy skills in the digital era.

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創建者 Ryo G

2017年8月13日

Thank you, Thank you so much!

I got great bravery via this course to next step for my future by grace of you^^!!

創建者 Olin T

2018年2月20日

I loved this course and was very informative . Thank you Anne and Steven and the team.

創建者 S I

2017年4月29日

I was expecting a good class, but this exceeded my expectations. Well worth the money!

創建者 Tomas B M

2017年9月27日

Excellent, short and concise. Offers clear and usable methods for critical thinking.

創建者 Francis M

2021年2月5日

This course is excellent. Concepts were explained clearly with relevant examples.

創建者 Denis C

2018年12月28日

Excelente curso para empezar a analisar noticias en los medios de comunicación!

創建者 Assem I

2020年11月21日

Great course to cultivate media literacy skills. Full of real-life cases.

創建者 Ionut M C

2021年6月2日

This should be mandatory for any social media user nowadays :)

創建者 Nandana J

2020年5月23日

It helped me a lot to know about my favourite topic.Thank u...

創建者 nesrine j

2023年1月14日

It is a highly instructive and rich course. I learnt a lot.

創建者 Debra C

2022年11月5日

This course was informative and challenging - great class!

創建者 Goher I P

2019年11月11日

simply the brilliant course and intellectual instructors.

創建者 Mariela V M

2017年6月11日

It is an essencial course for any responsible citizen

創建者 Dainius

2021年1月19日

Very good introductory course. Strongly recommend.

創建者 JESUS G D

2020年6月7日

Amazing and marvelous course, i will recommend it.

創建者 Ervin J D P

2020年8月19日

Video lectures are very engaging and informative!

創建者 Sherrin G J P

2020年4月30日

It was a good and knowledgeable course

創建者 商鹂

2021年9月17日

Good courses are with good questions

創建者 Nikko D M

2021年1月18日

FUN AND AMAZING PROFESSORS

創建者 苑一帆

2019年12月9日

Very professional

創建者 Deleted A

2017年1月13日

Great course.

創建者 Elisa L

2022年3月20日

incroyable

創建者 Onoejeharho o v

2019年11月20日

Excellent

創建者 LIN S

2019年2月13日

nice

創建者 ADARSH A 1

2021年3月22日

The course helped me gain beginner level knowledge in journalism. It helped me gain insights into verifying news reports and identifying reliability of the sources used. I got to learn a lot. Being a news consumer, the course has helped me to attain news literacy skills and become a better news audience.