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Doing Development Education: Digital Media Literacy; Junior Cycle
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
Dublin | 2017 | 19 p.
Corporate author: 
WorldWise Global Schools (WWGS); Irish Aid
Europe and North America
© WorldWise Global Schools (WWGS) 2017

In Ireland, Development Education themes, such as ethics, respect, rights and responsibilities, consumerism, citizenship, democracy and the role of the media form part of the learning in the junior cycle Digital Media Literacy Short Course.

This resource aims to support Digital Media teachers to teach through a global justice lens, a lens with great educational benefits, which meets the requirements as laid out in the junior cycle Digital Media Literacy specification, and in the (2015) Framework for Junior Cycle.


Resource Type: 
Toolkits and practical guides
Civic / Citizenship / Democracy
Media and Information Literacy
International understanding / Globalisation / International education / Interdependency
Social justice / Equity
Level of education: 
Secondary education


Global citizenship education; Digital media literacy; Citizenship; Development education