Popular Issues in
(Digital) Media Literacy
Dr. Alec Couros
February 2009
EC&I 831
Overview of Terms
Offensive Content (Bad Taste, Sexuality)
Viral Videos & Memes
Misinformation, Satire, Hoaxes, Scams &...
literacy -->
information literacy -->
(digital) media literacy -->
information and media literacy (IML) -->
21st Century
Learners?
Offensive Content
http://www.dogpile.com/info.dogpl/searchspy
http://www.blazinggrace.org/cms/bg/pornstats
Viral Videos/Memes
http://mediagirl.org/node/1535
Misinformation, Scams,
Hoaxes, Scams, Phishing
Safety & Cyberbullying
http://www.famouspictures.org/mag/index.php?title=Star_Wars_Kid
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/14/technology/internet/14cyberweb.html?_r=2
Hate, Racism, Violence
Social Networks & Privacy
Further Discussion/
Other Issues?
- music downloading
- digital plagiarism
- content filtering
- copyright/copyleft
- break...
contact:
alec.couros@uregina.ca
couros.ca
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Popular Issues in (Digital) Media Literacy

A presentation on Popular & Contemporary issues in (Digital) Media Literacy for EC&I 831, Feb. 10/09, by Dr. Alec Couros. More on the course at http://eci831.wikispaces.com
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Transcripts - Popular Issues in (Digital) Media Literacy

  • 1. Popular Issues in (Digital) Media Literacy Dr. Alec Couros February 2009 EC&I 831
  • 2. Overview of Terms Offensive Content (Bad Taste, Sexuality) Viral Videos & Memes Misinformation, Satire, Hoaxes, Scams & Phishing Safety & Cyberbullying Hate, Racism, Violence Social Networks & Privacy
  • 3. literacy --> information literacy --> (digital) media literacy --> information and media literacy (IML) -->
  • 4. 21st Century Learners?
  • 5. Offensive Content
  • 6. http://www.dogpile.com/info.dogpl/searchspy
  • 7. http://www.blazinggrace.org/cms/bg/pornstats
  • 8. Viral Videos/Memes
  • 9. http://mediagirl.org/node/1535
  • 10. Misinformation, Scams, Hoaxes, Scams, Phishing
  • 11. Safety & Cyberbullying
  • 12. http://www.famouspictures.org/mag/index.php?title=Star_Wars_Kid
  • 13. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/14/technology/internet/14cyberweb.html?_r=2
  • 14. Hate, Racism, Violence
  • 15. Social Networks & Privacy
  • 16. Further Discussion/ Other Issues? - music downloading - digital plagiarism - content filtering - copyright/copyleft - breaking digital locks - website “terms of service” - social network friendships, teachers/students
  • 17. contact: alec.couros@uregina.ca couros.ca