This course provides a comprehensive overview of the basic process of fact-checking. Students will learn about the fastest and easy fact-checking methodologies, tools, and techniques used to verify the information. The course covers topics such as evaluating sources, verifying claims and identifying false information and propaganda. Students will also learn about the critical importance of fact-checking in a digital age, where information can be easily manipulated and spread at a rapid pace.
In addition to learning about the fundamentals of fact-checking, the course will also delve into the current state of fact-checking in the Philippines, including the challenges and opportunities presented by the Philippine media landscape. The course will explore the role of journalists, civil society organizations, and other stakeholders in promoting fact-checking and media literacy in the Philippines.
By the end of the course, students will have a solid understanding of the basics of fact-checking and the skills they need to assess and verify information in a fast-paced and rapidly changing media environment.
This course is an essential resource for anyone who wants to understand the importance of fact-checking.
- Lectures 1
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 1.5 Hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 22
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Yes