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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

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Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 29 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Your Role as a Metaliterate Learner

3 videos (Total 14 min), 3 readings
3 videos
Your Role as a Metaliterate Learner (6:39)6m
Interview on Metacognition with Dr. Mather (6:38)6m
3 readings
The Metaliterate Learner Figure10m
Metaliteracy Resources10m
Netiquette: Ground Rules for Online Discussions10m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

Becoming a Metalitarate Digital Citizen

3 videos (Total 11 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Creative Commons Explained by Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand (5:32)5m
Ethical Use of Information (02:56)2m
2 readings
Copyright10m
Ethical Use of Information10m
1 practice exercise
Copyright self-check20m
Week
3
30 minutes to complete

Creating and Sharing Information

2 videos (Total 15 min), 1 reading
2 videos
Digital Story Example: Don't Work Under the Lamp Post (09:46)9m
1 reading
Digital Storytelling Resources10m
Week
4
2 hours to complete

Seeing Yourself as an Information Producer

1 video (Total 2 min), 1 quiz
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Top reviews from Metaliteracy: Empowering Yourself in a Connected World

By SIAug 10th 2017

Cannot recommend this course enough, especially for librarians and other educators.

Instructors

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Dr. Michele Forte

Assistant Professor, SUNY Empire State College
Community and Human Services
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Dr. Thomas P. Mackey

Professor
SUNY Empire State College
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Professor Trudi Jacobson

Distinguished Librarian; Head, Information Literacy Department
University Libraries, University at Albany

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  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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