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NimblyWise Information Literacy Courseware

Lesson Objectives: Extending Evaluation

Learning Objectives: 

By the end of this lesson, students will be able to:

• Choose search tools that will allow for most effective multimedia searching

• Evaluate images and other non-print media based on format-specific criteria 

• Recognize bias in media and journalism 

• Understand the importance of context in non-print media 

• Identify the copyright and ethical use of non-print media

• Locate the source of a statistic

• Evaluate the source and purpose of a statistic

• Determine how a problem is defined and measured in a study 

• Become familiar with language used to describe statistics, and understand common presentation mistakes

 

Chapters

Chapter 1: News Media

Chapter 2: Imagery

Chapter 3: Statistics 

Lesson Quiz 9

Lesson Assessment