Can political engagement be increased using digital media?

In this lesson we consider how more people can become involved in political matters using a digital platform. We will explore the benefits and any concerns regarding the increasing use of digital media within political engagement.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Question 5

Q1.How often does a General Election take place?

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Q2.True or false? Voting is not important really as politics doesn't affect our lives that much.

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Q3.Which of these is an example of somebody who is disengaged from politics?

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Q4.Which TWO of the following are reasons people may NOT take part in digital democracy?

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Q5.What percentage of Estonian voters cast their votes using E - Voting?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.How often does a General Election take place?

1/5

Q2.True or false? Voting is not important really as politics doesn't affect our lives that much.

2/5

Q3.Which of these is an example of somebody who is disengaged from politics?

3/5

Q4.Which TWO of the following are reasons people may NOT take part in digital democracy?

Select two (2) boxes

4/5

Q5.What percentage of Estonian voters cast their votes using E - Voting?

5/5

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