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.
Making Sense of the News: News Literacy Lessons for Digital CitizensThe University of Hong Kong
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Jonathan AnzaloneLecturer and Assistant Director of the Center for News Literacy
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Useful and meaningful as we are living in an age of information overload, the ability to make sensible application of information is just too important. Thanks
It was helpful in developing sense of media literacy.
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Great course! I have gained lots of knowledge and critical thinking skills from it. Has Loads of reading materials apart from lectures.
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