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Media Ethics and Governance About this course: This course explores some of the basic theories, models and concepts in the field of media ethics. We will introduce influential ethical theories and perspectives, explore changing societal demands and expectations of media creation and media use, and we will elaborate on existing ethical norms for media professionals. After following this course, you will be able to reflect on ethical dilemmas and develop a well-substantiated argumentation for ethical decision making in a variety of media-related contexts. Upon completion of this course, students should: • have knowledge of the history and development of perspectives on media ethics; • have knowledge of the dominant theoretical approaches and concepts; • be able to use this knowledge to develop a well-substantiated argumentation...
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Intermediate Level

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Sugerido: 4 hours/week

Aprox. 10 horas restantes
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English

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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Seção
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2 horas para concluir

Theoretical building blocks of Communication Ethics

In this section, we discuss several ethical theories and perspectives, such as Consequentialism and Utilitarianism. These theories serve as building blocks for the rest of the course: when you understand the most important aspects of each perspective, you are able to use the various perspectives to consider ethical dilemmas from different angles. ...
Reading
8 vídeos (Total de 35 min), 2 leituras, 3 testes
Video8 videos
Ethics vs Morals3min
Consequentialism & Utilitarianism3min
Consequentialism & Utilitarianism part 24min
Virtue Ethics4min
Deontology5min
Deontology and Communication Practice4min
Alternative Paradigms: Care Ethics and Feminine Ethics5min
Reading2 leituras
Your lecturers10min
Some info on this course10min
Quiz3 exercícios práticos
Reflection on difference principle and utilitarianism2min
Reflection on care / feminist ethics2min
Homework module 142min

2

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1 hora para concluir

Media Governance

In this part of the course we will discuss the developments of ideas on media governance. Media Governance refers to the entire system of rules and regulation and informal societal, ideological and economical processes that influence the behavior of our media. We will start with some basic models and then give an overview of the (historical) roots of modern governance models. ...
Reading
7 vídeos (Total de 25 min), 3 testes
Video7 videos
A Basic Model of Media Governance3min
Media as Lapdogs of Kings, Councils and Corporations: Early-Modern Models of Governance3min
A Fourth Estate3min
The All-Powerful Media Paradigm. Examples and Their Fallout3min
Commission on the Freedom of the Press3min
Media Governance after World War II3min
Quiz3 exercícios práticos
Reflection on early modern media2min
Self-governance2min
Homework module 246min

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6 horas para concluir

Communication Ethics in Practice

In this section, we put our knowledge from the previous two modules to practice. With the use of an ethical decision making scheme, you can apply your knowledge of ethical theories to come to a well-substantiated argumentation for ethical decision making. In addition, you will learn about common ethical issues for professionals in a variety of media-related fields (e.g., media entertainment, advertising, journalism, big-data, and research)....
Reading
8 vídeos (Total de 40 min), 1 leitura, 3 testes
Video8 videos
Entertainment Communication5min
Political Communication and Journalism5min
Corporate Communication3min
Persuasive Communication5min
Research6min
Digital Challenges 13min
Digital challenges 25min
Reading1 leituras
The peer review assignment in context10min
Quiz2 exercícios práticos
Homework module 336min
Final multiple choice exam50min

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27 minutos para concluir

End of the course

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Reading
1 vídeo (Total de 2 min), 2 leituras
Video1 vídeos
Reading2 leituras
Thank you!10min
Studying at the University of Amsterdam10min
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por GYOct 27th 2017

The course gave a nice introduction to media ethics.

Instrutores

Rutger de Graaf

PhD
Graduate School of Communication Science

Damian Trilling

Assistant Professor
Department of Communication Science

Lotte Salome

Department of Communication Science

Sandra Jacobs

Assistant professor
Department of Communication Science

Annemarie van Oosten

Assistant Professor
Department of Communication Science

Sobre University of Amsterdam

A modern university with a rich history, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) traces its roots back to 1632, when the Golden Age school Athenaeum Illustre was established to train students in trade and philosophy. Today, with more than 30,000 students, 5,000 staff and 285 study programmes (Bachelor's and Master's), many of which are taught in English, and a budget of more than 600 million euros, it is one of the largest comprehensive universities in Europe. It is a member of the League of European Research Universities and also maintains intensive contact with other leading research universities around the world....

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