Graduate Certificate in Media Literacy / University of Rhode Island / Media Education Lab

We welcome you to enroll in EDC 534, Seminar in Digital Authorship, taught during the Spring 2015 semester. This fully-online course will be taught by Renee Hobbs using an open-network learning environment, where we’ll explore the theory and practice of expanding forms of authorship in a digital age. We’ll use Google Hangouts, Twitter, YouTube and several other creative multimedia production platforms, exploring and analyzing various instructional strategies that enable students to be authors of their own learning.

DATES: Course runs January 26 – May 2, 2015

TIME: This is a fully-online course with optional, non-required Google Hangouts each Monday from 7 – 8 p.m.

LOCATION: Take this graduate-level class from the comfort of your home – all meetings, activities and work occurs online


Click here to learn more about how to register 

Stay tuned! We will be sending out more information in February about the Summer Institute in Digital Literacy, scheduled for July 25 – 31, 2015.

For those of you who are moving towards completing the certificate program, know that we’re proud of you. You are pioneers!

Julie Coiro and Renee Hobbs
Co-Directors, Graduate Certificate in Digital Literacy