Outcome Chart - Manitoba - Broadcast Media 35S

Common Outcomes

Students will…

3. Assess textual, numerical, aural, and visual information, as well as the source of the media, to determine context, perspective, bias, and/or motive. (G-3.2)

4. Self-assess ICT representations and go beyond established criteria by enhancing meaning and/or artistry, according to topic, audience, purpose, and occasion. (Pr-3.2)

7. Identify possible health issues associated with using ICT. (Examples: ergonomic factors, inactivity, carpal tunnel syndrome, repetitive stress injury, eye strain, addictive/obsessive behaviour…) (E-1.4)

8. Apply school division’s acceptable-use policy for ICT. (E-2.1)

9. Apply safety guidelines when communicating electronically. (Examples: email, web pages, threaded discussions, videoconferences, chats, instant messages, camera phones, wikis, blogs, podcasts, online whiteboards…) (E-2.2)

10. Explain consequences of unethical behaviour. (Examples: cyberbullying, promotion of prejudice and hatred, copyright violations, plagiarism, willful destruction/manipulation of data, hacking, propagation of viruses, spamming, software piracy, consumer fraud, identity theft…) (E-2.3)

11. Apply guidelines for ethical and responsible use of ICT. (Examples: respect others’ privacy, protect personal information, follow security procedures, respect intellectual property and credit sources, use licensed software, discourage cyberbullying, collect data ethically, analyze information ethically…) (E-2.4)

12. Evaluate effects of personal ICT behaviour on others. (E-3.1)

13. Weigh personal benefits and risks of using ICT. (E-3.2)

14. Analyze various ICT skills and competencies required in personal career choices. (S-2.2)

15. Analyze advantages and disadvantages of ICT use in society. (Examples: lack of access, consequences of unethical use, ease of manipulating data, ease of communicating information, addictive/obsessive behaviour…) (S-2.3)

16. Weigh society’s right to information access against right to individual privacy. (S-3.1)

17. Weigh benefits versus risks to society of creating new ICTs. (Example: outsourcing jobs…) (S-3.2)

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Specific Learning Outcomes

1. Create and edit announcer copy for an audio broadcast. (Examples: news items, music top hits…)

2. Record sound files.

3. Edit sound files using hardware and software tools to add and create desired effects. (Examples: fade, clip, mix, equalize, compress, adjust gain…)

4. Create and record an audio program with voice and sound files. (Examples: announcements, sports, community events…)

5. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of various sound file formats and compression codecs.

6. Create and edit announcer copy and stage directions for a video broadcast. (Examples: news items, music top hits, weather…)

7. Record video files.

8. Edit video files using hardware and software tools to add and create desired effects. (Examples: special effects, transitions, mixing…)

9. Create and record a video program. (Examples: school event, community event, variety show…)

10. Discuss and select the video format best suited to the purpose, audience, and available technology.

11. Create audio and video clips for broadcast via a web page. (Examples: avi, mov, streaming audio/video…)

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