Misinformation & Disinformation

Module Objectives

By the end of this module, the student will be able to…

  • explain the problem with the use of the term “fake news”
  • compare and contrast misinformation and disinformation
  • illustrate how networked disinformation operates in the country
  • investigate the seven most common types of mis-/disinformation

DepEd MELCs for MIL

  • Discuss the implication of media and information to an individual and the society
  • Analyze how the different dimensions are formally and informally produced, organized, and disseminated

“Fake news” and the Infodemic

Practicing Healthy Skepticism

Basic Verification & Reporting

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