Description of Unit

21st CENTURY SKILLS AND LITERACIES – DESCRIPTION OF UNIT

By the end of this unit:

  • You should be able to define ‘literacy’
  • You should be aware of the major differences between the traditional meaning of ‘literacy’ and 21st century literacies
  • You should be able to explain the causes of the mushrooming of literacies
  • You should be able to list the criteria of ‘reliable web-based information’
  • You should be able to list the importance of visuals
  • You should be able to prepare simple visuals
  • You should be able to list what makes a good presentation and what mistakes to avoid

 

New content

Activities

Skills development

Assessment

Listicle +

 

Presentation slides

Case study

 

Link +

 

Link to open content

Assignment +

 

Collaborative activity +

 

Blog +

 

Wiki +

 

Digital skills +

 

Language skills +

 

Autonomous learning skills +

 

Critical thinking skill +

 

Self-assessment +

Teacher assessment +

 

Peer assessment +

 

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