17 Apr '11, 9am

I love Singapore. "We can't quantify New Media LIteracies!" :-o "Quick! Build an instrument!"

The rapid development of new media affects the way in which people, largely the younger generation, interact, socialize and work. The new media present unprecedented opportunities for far wider participation in the continuing social, economic and cultural development in a global context. At the same time, this global phenomenon also inevitably brings with it many issues such as misinformation, information overload, unwanted surveillance, abuse of the vulnerable etc. The new media age requires people to participate with new media in a responsible and informed manner - they need to fully understand the means by which information, ideas and opinions are created, circulated and shared in new media, and has the capacity for access to, produce and participate in the new media environment (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 2007).Singapore government recognises the significance o...

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