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MEKAP5A Education and research on Media Literacies 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Basic studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Media Education
School of Communication, Media and Theatre

General description

Current themes and latest results of the research on media literacies and education are discussed and, the models of teaching and learning materials are explored.

After the course students recognize the current questions in the research on media literacy education and common models of teaching media literacies in the Nordic Countries and abroad. Students get familiar with learning materials on media literacies.

Required performance: lectures 16 h and an assignment based on literature delivered during lectures.

Evaluation of the course: 1-5.

The course is alternative to Mekap5B Kirjallisuus ja vaihtoehtoiset opinnot (responsible teacher: Heidi Keinonen, heidi.keinonen@uta.fi)


Sirkku Kotilainen, Teacher responsible


14-Feb-2012 – 24-Apr-2012
Lectures 16 hours
Tue 14-Feb-2012 - 24-Apr-2012 weekly at 13.15-14.45, LS C8 (main building), No teaching on 5th-11th April