AI Theme Misinformation

AI Misinformation Campaign

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Guide students to misuse AI for a misinformation campaign in order to expose AI’s shortcomings and threats while encouraging them to think critically about persuasion, appeals in composition, and credibility.

Illustrate a Hoax

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Explore the potential for AI image-generation tools (e.g., DALL-E, Midjourney, Stable Diffusion, etc.) to corroborate false narratives, or provide “evidence” that would be characterized as misinformation.

Correct a Bad Essay

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Practice editing skills and learn about LLMs by generating a poorly written essay and then copy editing it with annotation and reasoning.

AI Validation

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Students evaluate an LLM’s “reasoning” to clarify their own understanding of how to solve a problem.

Many Sides of Many Coins

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Use Large Language Models to investigate competing narratives in contemporary debates and explore how AI tools might come to shape journalism.