(LO1) Students will be able to define and critically evaluate key theories and concepts that explain the interplay between journalism and politics.
(LO2) Students will be able to understand and critically analyse the role journalists play both in the global South and in the global North.
(LO3) Students will be able to discuss the current state of media freedom and journalistic practices around the world as well as the main contextual factors that influence those practices.
(LO4) Students will be able to critically analyse different perspectives on how global audiences' expectations and consumption habits shape, and are shaped by, the political information environment.
(S1) Problem solving/ critical thinking/ creativity analysing facts and situations and applying creative thinking to develop appropriate solutions.
(S2) Communication, listening and questioning respecting others, contributing to discussions, presentations.
(S3) Research management developing a research strategy, project planning and delivery, formulating questions, selecting literature, using primary/secondary/diverse sources.
(S4) Information literacy online, finding, interpreting, evaluating, managing and sharing information.