Outcome Chart - Ontario - Communications Technology 11 University/College

This outcome chart contains media-related learning outcomes from the Ontario Curriculum for Communications Technology, Grade 11, with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

Technology, the Environment and Society

Overall Expectations

  • demonstrate an understanding of the social effects of current communications media technologies and the importance of respecting cultural and societal diversity in the production of media projects.

Specific Expectations

Technology and society

  • demonstrate an understanding of social standards and cultural sensitivity and use appropriate and inclusive content, images, and language in communications media productions
  • describe the effects of current trends in communications technology



Advertising and Male Violence

Beyond Media Messages: Media Portrayal of Global Development

Celebrities and World Issues

Challenging Hate

Cinema Cops

Crime in the News

Crime Perceptions Quiz

Cyberbullying and the Law (Grades 9 - 12)

Defining Popular Culture

Finding and Authenticating Online Information on Global Development Issues

Free Speech Versus the Internet


Making Media for Democratic Citizenship

Marketing to Teens: Alternate Ads

Perceptions of Youth and Crime

Popular Music and Music Videos

The Blockbuster Movie

The Function of Music

The Pornography Debate: Controversy in Advertising

The Privacy Dilemma

Viewing a Crime Drama

Violence on Television

Watching the Elections

Student Tutorial (Licensed Resource)

MyWorld: A digital literacy tutorial for secondary students