Course: Media literacy

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Course title Media literacy
Course code KSV/MGRS
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Pavličíková Helena, PhDr. CSc.
Course content
Content changes reserved 1. Introduction to the media education and media literacy 2. Historical context of media education 3. Media education, media studies and sociology of media 4. Selected approaches and methods of media education I 5. Selected approaches and methods of media education II 6. Media education abroad I 7. Media education abroad II 8. Media education in the Czech republic I 9. Media education in the Czech republic II 10.-13. Selected methods of media education, project teaching - presentation of the student's assignments (projects) 14. Conclusion and evaluation

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The course explores the key aspects of media pedagogy. Besides theoretical introduction to the media education and media literacy (themes, historical context, media education in the Czech republic and abroad, approaches to the teaching) the course is aimed to the practical command of methodology and several concrete methods of media pedagogy. The course particularly explores how to use different kinds of media and media contents in teaching, how to cope with pupil's already established modes of experience and usage of media and pupil's unreflected everyday life in the media world.
Theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary for media education.
Prerequisites
none

Assessment methods and criteria
Seminar work

Theoretical knowledge and practical skills concerning media and necessary for succesfull pedagogical praxis.
Recommended literature
  • http://www.medialnivychova.cz/.
  • www.ceskaskola.cz.
  • www.medialit.org.
  • www.rvp.cz.
  • www.skolaonline.cz.
  • www.vuppraha.cz.
  • Bartošek, J.:. Žurnalistika. Úvod do studia. Skripta. FF UP, Olomouc 1997.
  • Brečka, S.:. Mediálna výchova. Národne centrum mediálnej komunikácie, Bratislava 1999.
  • Buckingham, David :. Media Education: Literacy, Learning and Contemporary Culture. Cambridge: Polity Press 2003.
  • Mičienka, M., Jirák, J. a kol.:. Rozumět médiím. Partners Czech, Praha 2006.
  • Silverstone, R. :. Why Study Media. London: Sage 1999.


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