Metaliteracy is an empowering idea because it encourages individuals to be active and self-reflective participants in today’s expanding information environments. This approach is relevant to anyone who wants to be an informed consumer of digital information and active contributor to social settings mediated by technology. It is invaluable to learners in a variety of fields and disciplines that involve evaluating and managing information. Metaliteracy is also relevant to anyone in the workplace who wants to improve the ability to search, evaluate, produce, and distribute information.
This approach supports college students who want to expand their critical thinking capabilities through research, writing, and adaptation to emerging technologies. It is also relevant to anyone taking a MOOC or pursuing social learning opportunities because it empowers users to be active and engaged digital citizens.
|Provider||State University of New York|
|Course Type||Interactive course|
|Pre-requisites||Basic understanding of topic will help.|
|Availability||Fixed classes. Regular start dates scheduled.|
|Certification/upgrades||Free. Paid Certificate available.|
2 - 4hrs per week
|Assessment||Paced. Assessable requirements for certificate option.|
|Registration required||Will need to register with full name, email address & password.|