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Semaine
1
4 heures pour terminer

Unit 1: Introduction to Media Literacy

11 vidéos (Total 46 min), 8 lectures, 11 quiz
11 vidéos
Course Overview: Topics, Assessments, Games & Activities6 min
Media is Everywhere5 min
Listening: Interview with William Cowen...6 min
Language Focus: Previewing Texts4 min
Unlockable Achievement 19s
What is Media Literacy?4 min
Part 1: How Can we Analyze Media Messages?4 min
Unlockable Achievement 29s
Part 2: How Can we Analyze Media Messages?5 min
Language Focus: Skimming and Scanning5 min
8 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
BASIC: Can you Separate Fact from Fiction?10 min
ADVANCED: Can you Separate Fact from Fiction?10 min
BASIC: Debate over Free Press in Ukraine Suffers from Old Stereotypes10 min
ADVANCED: Debate over Free Press in Ukraine Suffers from Old Stereotypes10 min
Game: Unit 1 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
Supplemental Reading: More to it! Media Literacy10 min
Supplemental Reading: Make up your Own Mind. These Mobile News Apps Can Help.10 min
11 exercices pour s'entraîner
Check Your Understanding: William Cowen Interview10 min
Game 1: Preview the Text16 min
Assessment 1: Self-Assessment of Media Literacy Skills20 min
Check Your Understanding: "Can you Separate Fact from Fiction?"8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Debate over Free Press in Ukraine Suffers from Old Stereotypes"10 min
Game 2: Skimming and Scanning8 min
Game 3: Vocabulary Practice10 min
Check Your Understanding: "More to it! Media Literacy"8 min
Game: Review Previewing a Text8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Make up your Own Mind. These Mobile News Apps Can Help."8 min
Game: Review Skimming and Scanning8 min
Semaine
2
6 heures pour terminer

Unit 2: Types of Media: Traditional vs. Social

11 vidéos (Total 46 min), 8 lectures, 12 quiz
11 vidéos
What is Social Media?4 min
Unlockable Achievement 39s
Language Focus - Comparative Adjectives5 min
Overcoming Bias: The Power of Social Media5 min
Using Social Media to Support Causes4 min
Language Focus - Reductions5 min
Part 1: The Reliability of Social Media (Editing/Doctoring Content)4 min
Unlockable Achievement 49s
Part 2: The Reliability of Social Media (Credibility)4 min
The Language of New Media4 min
8 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
Study Finds Most Americans Get News from Social Media10 min
BASIC: 5 Ways Social Media Helps Syrian Refugees10 min
ADVANCED: 5 Ways Social Media Helps Syrian Refugees10 min
Real or Not? Snowboarder's Video in Question10 min
Game: Unit 2 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
Supplemental Reading: The Town that Runs on Twitter10 min
Supplemental Reading: It's about How you Communicate your Message10 min
11 exercices pour s'entraîner
Game 1: Categorize each Media Example with Its Type (Traditional or Social)16 min
Check Your Understanding: "Study Finds Most Americans Get News from Social Media"10 min
Game 2: Replace the Adjective with a Comparative Form12 min
Check Your Understanding: "5 Ways Social Media Helps Syrian Refugees"10 min
Game 3: Choose the Correct Reduced Form22 min
Check Your Understanding: "Real or Not? Snowboarder's Video in Question"8 min
Game 4: Vocabulary Review: Fill in the Blank16 min
Check Your Understanding: "The Town that Runs on Twitter"10 min
Game: Grammar Practice - Reductions12 min
Check Your Understanding: "It's about How you Communicate your Message"10 min
Game: Identify the Positive Aspects of Social Media from the Sentence Bank8 min
Semaine
3
4 heures pour terminer

Unit 3: Advertising

12 vidéos (Total 50 min), 8 lectures, 10 quiz
12 vidéos
Thinking Critically about Advertisements4 min
How do Advertisers Target Audiences?5 min
Listening: Interview with Nancy Bollinger6 min
Unlockable Achievement 59s
Language Focus - Order of Adjectives5 min
Features of a Print Advertisement5 min
Features of Radio and Television Advertisements4 min
Language Focus - Intensifiers (Normal vs. Strong Adjectives)4 min
Using the Internet to Advertise4 min
Analyzing Advertisements4 min
Unlockable Achievement 69s
8 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
BASIC: Internet Ads Outpace Print for First Time10 min
ADVANCED: Internet Ads Outpace Print for First Time10 min
BASIC: Advertisers Join the Search for Friends Online10 min
ADVANCED: Advertisers Join the Search for Friends Online10 min
Game: Unit 3 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
Ads are Everywhere, and We Do Mean Everywhere10 min
New TV Advertisements Shock Viewers10 min
10 exercices pour s'entraîner
Check Your Understanding: Interview with Nancy Bollinger10 min
Game 1: Match the Target Audience with the Product10 min
Game 2: Put the Adjectives in the Correct Order16 min
Assessment 1: Advertising, thinking critically about ads, and targeting audiences14 min
Game 3: Choose the Correct Intensifier8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Internet Ads Outpace Print for First Time"8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Advertisers Join the Search for Friends Online"8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Ads are Everywhere, and We Do Mean Everywhere"8 min
Bonus Game: Intensifier Use10 min
Check Your Understanding: "New TV Advertisements Shock Viewers"10 min
3 heures pour terminer

Unit 3: Advertising: Lesson Choices

1 vidéo (Total min), 2 lectures, 2 quiz
1 vidéo
2 lectures
Video Assessment Instructions10 min
Written Assessment Instructions10 min
Semaine
4
4 heures pour terminer

Bias in the Media

11 vidéos (Total 41 min), 8 lectures, 9 quiz
11 vidéos
What is Media Bias?4 min
Unlockable Achievement 79s
PART 1: Language Focus- Expressing Opinions using Modals (should, must, could, might)4 min
PART 2: Language Focus- Expressing Opinions using Modals (should, must, could, might)3 min
Bias by Omission5 min
Unlockable Achievement 89s
Bias by Placement5 min
Language Focus - Connotation vs. Denotation4 min
Bias by Spin4 min
Overcoming Bias4 min
8 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
BASIC: For the Press, Elections are a Test of Accountability10 min
ADVANCED: For the Press, Elections are a Test of Accountability10 min
Are Facebook’s Trending Topics Unfair?10 min
Game: Unit 4 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
Supplemental Reading: Are Biased Sources Replacing Standard News Networks in America?10 min
BASIC: US Public Broadcasting Chairman Defends Actions on Alleged Bias in Programming10 min
ADVANCED: US Public Broadcasting Chairman Defends Actions on Alleged Bias in Programming10 min
9 exercices pour s'entraîner
Check Your Understanding: "For the Press, Elections are a Test of Accountability"8 min
Game 1: Choose the Correct Modal14 min
Check Your Understanding: "Are Facebook’s Trending Topics Unfair?"8 min
Game 2: Denotations and Connotations16 min
Game 3: Identifying Negative Connotations12 min
Check Your Understanding: "Are Biased Sources Replacing News Networks?"10 min
Game: Bias by Omission, Placement, or Spin?16 min
Check Your Understanding: “US Public Broadcasting Chairman Defends Actions on Alleged Bias in Programming”10 min
Game: Positive/Neutral and Negative Connotations20 min
3 heures pour terminer

Bias in the Media: Lesson Choices

2 vidéos (Total 2 min), 2 lectures, 2 quiz
2 vidéos
Written Challenge Overview1 min
2 lectures
Instructions for Video Recording10 min
Instructions for Peer-reviewed Written Assessment10 min
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Meilleurs avis pour English for Media Literacy

par DTJan 27th 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!

par LBFeb 9th 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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