Media Literacy Education

Media Literacy Education
Media literacy principles and basic film production in the context of educating students and teachers in local K-12 public schools.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 1.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesTMA 102 & TMA 114; or instructor's consent.
 RecommendedTMA 291, 292.
 ProgramsContaining TMA 458
Course Outcomes

Personal and Global Media Presence

Investigate the mediated world at large, considering personal media presence as well as the global media.

Media Education Theory and Strategy

Examine media education theories and strategies of media education practice.

Local and Global Media Outreach

Discuss and examine local and global media outreach and after school programs.

Personal Pedagogical Standards

Develop personal pedagogical standards from which they create and teach a media curriculum.


Create photo, audio, and video documentaries that demonstrate the principles of community storytelling.

Professional Collaboration

Prepare to interact with elementary and secondary students and teachers who are currently using media in their classroom curricula.