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Explained: What is False Information?
Location of production | Year of production | Running time: 
[Dublin] | [2020] | 4:22 (4min 22sec)
Corporate author: 
Dublin West Education Centre (DWEC)
Europe and North America

With so much information at our fingertips it can be easy to come across something online that isn’t quite as accurate or reliable as it should be. This kind of information is often called Fake News but a better description might be false information because it affects more than news stories. This animation, explaining false information, supports the education resource Connected - an introduction to digital media literacy.


Resource Type: 
Teaching and learning materials
Audio-visual materials
Civic / Citizenship / Democracy
Media and Information Literacy
Level of education: 
Secondary education
Non-formal education


Media literacy; Information literacy; Misinformation; Digital literacy; MIL