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Media and Misinformation

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Welcome to Media and Misinformation
Media literacy and misinformation is an urgent concern in today’s world. This self-directed RISE course will delve into the world of navigating information in the digital world, giving you the skills to feel confident and positive about using digital information.

The course will direct you to lots of further resources, including local and regional examples from in and around the Manchester area. There’s film and historic film from The North West Film Archive, archival material from the Special Collections Museum and poetry available in the Manchester Poetry Library which are all part of Manchester Met’s Library and Cultural Services.

Important: To access this course, you’ll need to enrol:[

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The history of misinformation
The Digital World
Bias and influence
Evaluating information
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Key InformationPoints40Effort10 hoursPrerequisitesnoneRelease Date
Author Info

Julie Burrell, Rachel Donlon and Sarah Webb (Academic Liaison Librarians).
With student Co-creators: Eleanor Eden, Caitlin Hallows, Niall McKenna and Nishalini Tamilmaran