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Free online course on identifying misinformation

Anyone interested in learning how to verify online media can attend this self-directed course at any time.

First Draft offers a free online course on identifying misinformation, developed by Claire Wardle, executive director of the organization.

The hourlong course is divided into four modules covering what First Draft means by verification; the tools involved; how to independently verify the authenticity, time and location of photographs; and how to investigate digital footprints.

First Draft also hosts a five-unit verification course designed for journalists, students and human rights researchers.

The resources are available in English, Spanish and Portuguese.

For more information on how to register, click here.

(sursa: International Journalists’ Network)