260 – 0.1 e-Literacies (Week 1)
1. How To Teach Kids Digital literacy – Build a private social network playground for them
* “The School at Columbia University” – lessons in digital literacy to prepare middle schoolers for adulthood – where Google footprints and use in social media networks are...
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MediaLiteracy and Culture
Literacy has historically been associated with power and success. Literate people have the advantage in the cultures
in which they live. With the coming of mass communication, the definition of literacy has been broadened, but...
graffiti covering the school walls that marked gang territory. My students lived in a violent world. I invested a great deal of time learning about how to combat this violence by teaching conflict resolution skills to my students. We practiced using our words instead of our fists, with some positive...
MCO473: Sex, Love, & Romance in the Mass Media • FALL 2009 • Dr. Mary-Lou Galician
FOR EXAM #1 (MIDTERM EXAM)
TUESDAY, October 6, 2009 — 3:00 P.M. SHARP*
75 items (2 points each: possible total = 150 points) — 50 minutes
*If you come to the exam after even just ONE student has...
A STUDY OF THE IMPORTANCE OF COMPUTER
LITERACY TO ACADEMIC STAFF.
(A CASE STUDY OF THE FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, BAUCHI)
BALA ABDULLAHI DOYA
A PROJECT REPORT SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF OFFICE TECHNOLOGY & MANAGEMENT,
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS STUDIES
LESSON 1. MASS COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE
PRELIM Period, HAU
What is Mass Communication?
“Does a fish know it’s wet?” influential cultural and media critic Marshall McLuhan would often ask. The answer, he would
say, is “No.” The fish’s existence is so dominated by water that only when water is...
“Whoever controls the media controls the culture.”
– ALLEN GINSBERG, POET
“Information is the oxygen of the modern age.”
– RONALD REAGAN, US PRESIDENT
“Your TV is ringing.” Maybe you saw the Verizon ad that shows a cellphone with a TV attached to it—pointing out that you can talk on the...
The Inconsistency of the Mass Media with Moral Principles | |
Mediated Communications | Final Paper |
In today’s society there are many mass media practices that I feel are inconsistent with moral principles. Forms including internet pop-ups, junk emails, and television news...
Teach Your Children Well;
MediaLiteracy Training in Alcohol Advertising
It is quite ironic that America, one of the leaders in exportation as well as consumption of media, lags so far behind other English speaking countries in the realm MediaLiteracy (Kubey, 1998). Maybe it is...
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Media and Culture
Pop Culture Mania
Source: Used with permission from Getty Images. In 1850, an epidemic swept America—but instead of leaving victims sick with fever or flu, this epidemic involved a rabid craze for the music of Swedish soprano Jenny Lind...
the essential characteristics of technology, how it influences society, and how people can and do affect its development. Neither the educational system nor the policy-making apparatus in the United States has recognized the importance of technological literacy” (National Academy of Engineering, 2002, p...
EDUC61712: Media & Information Literacy The assignment: general information
The assignment for EDUC61712 Media and Information Literacy requires you to put together a portfolio which represents your work on the course. There are four main elements to this (one of which has sub-elements); so please do read...
Widening the Horizons of Literacy
An Introduction on NSTP-CWTS Education Program
Section 1, Article XIV of the 1987 Constitution provides that the state shall protect and promote the right of all citizens to quality education at all levels and shall take appropriate steps to make such...
How Our World is Viewed Today
ENG122: English Composition II
30, April 2013
Technology today is becoming more of an advocate for how many people today address art, media and philosophy. Being in such a diverse world, how we choose to associate what we know is how...
How iPad and Kindle impact literacy
In the world of today, technology is a crucial progression to advance the learner’s ability to learn more efficiently, with the learner being anyone, be it child or adult, male or female. The importance of literacy education is growing larger...
Economic Reforms, Popular Education for People’s Empowerment, and Oxfam.
Citing data from the National Statistics Office 2003 Functional Literacy, Education, and Mass Media Survey, the study said the top reason of people aged 6-24 for not attending school is employment or “looking for work," with almost one-third...
Understanding Media The extensions of man
London and New York
CONTENTS PARTI 1 Introduction 3 1 The Medium is the Message 7 2 Media Hot and Cold 24 3 Reversal of the Overheated Medium 36 4 The Gadget Lover: Narcissus as Narcosis 45 5 Hybrid Energy: Les Liaisons Dangereuses 53 6 Media as Translators...
video content for mass media industries
and specifically how knowledge of such techniques may affect the perceived credibility
of television news among potential viewers. As image-making techniques evolve
alongside the rapid adoption of digital media production tools and new media distribution