Additional Information on the Advanced Certificate in Media Literacy Course
The National Directory for Catechesis (1995) lists five ways catechists are to bridge faith and culture with media:
- Become media literate
- Make popular media the subject of catechesis
- Use media in catechesis
- Advocate for authentic media in the public sphere
- Produce media in every parish
- Media literacy education is an educational and faith formation imperative for the 21st century.
Deadline for early registration is May 1, 2017.
Final deadline for registration is July 1, 2017.
Early Registration Fee: $225
Full Registration Fee: $250.00
Fee includes text books (except the National Directory for Catechesis) and a flash drive with all presentations; continental breakfasts, snacks and coffee breaks, two suppers (lunch is on your own), and a tour of Sony Studios.
Please note: Each student is required to bring a laptop computer (with wireless Internet capability if possible) and is able to use it competently before the course begins. Please arrive early to “plug in”. This is a paperless course. Lunch is from 12noon to 1pm. Please bring your own lunch or venture out to several eateries nearby. If the weather is good you can eat outside on our patio or in the conference room. We have coffee, tea, and water.
For more information please contact:
Sr. Nancy Usselmann
You can download a flyer for the course here.