IS 581 MLO - Adv Topics in Youth Services - Media Literacy for Youth
Variety of newly developed and advanced topics courses within the field of Youth Services, intended to augment the existing Information Sciences curricula. Course Information: 2 to 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. May be repeated in the same or separate semesters to a maximum of 16 hours, if topics vary.
MUST CHOOSE 2 or 4 credit hours, for questions concerning the 2 or 4 credit hours, please email Kristin Mattson at email@example.com. Provides students with theoretical knowledge and practical methods useful to librarians and other professionals working with young people and media. Building on traditional understandings of literacy, media literacy explores the consumption and production of diverse types of texts including print, images, games, and music. Topics for this course may include the role of race in media, media literacy as a catalyst for social change, and intellectual property issues related to media education.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate
Term(s): Fall , Spring , Summer