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Intermediate Level
Approx. 8 hours to complete
English
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Intermediate Level
Approx. 8 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Theoretical building blocks of Communication Ethics

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 35 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
8 videos
Ethics vs Morals3m
Consequentialism & Utilitarianism3m
Consequentialism & Utilitarianism part 24m
Virtue Ethics4m
Deontology5m
Deontology and Communication Practice4m
Alternative Paradigms: Care Ethics and Feminine Ethics5m
2 readings
Your lecturers10m
Some info on this course10m
3 practice exercises
Reflection on difference principle and utilitarianism30m
Reflection on care / feminist ethics30m
Homework module 130m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Media Governance

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 25 min)
7 videos
A Basic Model of Media Governance3m
Media as Lapdogs of Kings, Councils and Corporations: Early-Modern Models of Governance3m
A Fourth Estate3m
The All-Powerful Media Paradigm. Examples and Their Fallout3m
Commission on the Freedom of the Press3m
Media Governance after World War II3m
3 practice exercises
Reflection on early modern media30m
Self-governance30m
Homework module 230m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Communication Ethics in Practice

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 40 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
8 videos
Entertainment Communication5m
Political Communication and Journalism5m
Corporate Communication3m
Persuasive Communication5m
Research6m
Digital Challenges 13m
Digital challenges 25m
1 reading
The peer review assignment in context10m
2 practice exercises
Homework module 330m
Final multiple choice exam30m
Week
4

Week 4

27 minutes to complete

End of the course

27 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 2 min), 2 readings
2 readings
Thank you!10m
Studying at the University of Amsterdam10m

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