Democracy Matters: Fake News or Real News? Media Literacy as a Democracy Skill

Finland topped the most recent ‘global media literacy index’. How did they do it? What is happening in Finnish classrooms that is equipping their citizens to resist the ‘digital wildfires’ that can spread false information so rapidly? In recent national elections, Finland urged voters to think about fake news before voting. Can Australia follow their lead? And what does fake news have to do with voting online?


DELIVERY MODE

  • This class will be delivered online via the online platform Zoom.
  • This course requires students to have an email, a reliable internet connection, and access to a tablet, smartphone or computer.
$22 Limited

<p>Finland topped the most recent ‘global media literacy index’. How did they do it? What is happening in Finnish classrooms that is equipping their citizens to resist the ‘digital wildfires’ that can

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08 May

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