Fighting Algorithmic Bias
Worksheet made in collaboration with Daniela Ubieta. :)
Topics: Business English - IT - software engineering - Al bias - DEI
Level: B2 and above
Link to video: https://www.ted.com/talks/joy_buolamwini_how_i_m_fighting_bias_in_algorithms?referrer=playlist-the_inherent_bias_in_our_techn&autoplay=true
To discuss the concept of algorithmic bias.
To predict some information before watching a video based on previous knowledge of the topic.
To listen for gist and for detail.
To express personal experiences and opinions related to the main topic.
To analyze the purpose of the video.
To read an article on the topic and connect it to the video.
To make some suggestions
Use of language and lexis:
To use different tenses to talk about their past and current experiences.
To learn / review adjectives + noun collocations.
To review vocabulary to express opinion and feelings.
To learn / review some specific vocabulary to talk about this topic.
To learn / review different pronunciation of words that work as both nouns and verbs. (e.g. project)
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