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Beginner Level
Approx. 14 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • distinguish verified journalistic reports from similar information products like ads, propaganda, or entertainment

  • determine the degree of reliability of the news by analyzing its structure, presentation, evidence, sources and language

Skills you will gain

Responsible News Consumptiondetecting fake newsSources EvaluationParsing newsCritical Thinking
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100% online
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Beginner Level
Approx. 14 hours to complete
English

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HSE University

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Донской государственный технический университет

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Responsible news consumption as the basis for the development of civil society

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 39 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

News in post-soviet realm

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 32 min)
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Journalistic verification: how it works

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 33 min)
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Between fairness and balance

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 32 min)

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