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About the Course

Welcome to English for Media Literacy, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of English Language Programs. To enroll in this course for free, click on “Enroll now” and then select "Full Course. No certificate." This course is designed for non-native English speakers who are interested in learning more about U.S. media literacy. In this course, you will explore different types of mass media, such as newspapers, magazines, television, and social media. This course will also give you the opportunity to develop a broader understanding of the role media plays in our lives, while building your vocabulary and giving you the language skills needed to analyze what you read and watch. The first unit in this course will provide an introduction to media literacy and give you an opportunity to evaluate your own media literacy level. In unit 2, you will learn how to identify facts versus opinions in the media. The next unit in the course will focus on the differences between social media and traditional media, while unit 4 will look at how gender and identity are covered in the media. In the final unit of the course, you will demonstrate your increased media literacy by through a culminating final project on social media. Development of this course was funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Office of English Language Programs. Unless otherwise noted, all course materials are available for re-use, repurposing and free distribution under a Creative Commons 4.0 Attribution license....

Top reviews

DT

Jan 26, 2019

I learned a lot from this online course especially the skills in media literacy. Thank you very much University of Pennsylvania. God bless to all staff and the people behind this program. More power!

LB

Feb 8, 2019

This course helps people to b knowledgeable in a very accessible way. Through Coursra you can study even in different places. Also you will get a Certificate that will be valubale to every learner.

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By Deleted A

Feb 1, 2019

THANK YOU!!!!

By Nastia B

Apr 21, 2018

Great course!

By John L M

Oct 18, 2017

It was great.

By 一只微笑的猫

Jun 29, 2017

Great course.

By Сауле М

Jun 8, 2022

super course

By Anara D

May 25, 2022

Thanks a lot

By Mateus M

Sep 13, 2020

Maravilhoso.

By 陳勇助

Apr 21, 2020

Awesome! :)

By Christopher M

Jan 13, 2018

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By Svetlana S

Jul 4, 2017

Magnificent!

By Shahad S

May 8, 2017

very helpful

By Berik M

May 4, 2022

Thank You !

By Gideon P C T

Jan 27, 2019

Good course

By Marissa B T

Jan 5, 2018

Informative

By Scheyla H

May 5, 2017

It's great!

By Cristine J L L

Feb 7, 2019

I love it!

By Huynh T K

Dec 1, 2017

I love it!

By JohnlloydMacahilos

Oct 11, 2017

nice kaayo

By Viet V V

Jun 4, 2017

Very good.

By ivan i

May 5, 2017

super test

By Асылзада М

May 31, 2022

Thank you

By Ibragim N Z

May 27, 2022

Good job!

By Natalia S

Jun 22, 2021

well done

By Lisha B G

May 17, 2020

niceeeeee

By Enkhtenger N

Mar 10, 2020

thank you