ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: What is Visual Literacy in relation to the teaching process?

CHAPTER 3 VISUAL LITERACY 3a i). Examine concept of visual literacy in relation to the teaching process. 3.3 Introduction When we think of literacy, the ability to read and write words quickly comes to mind. There are however other forms of literacy besides reading and writing words. Another form of literacy is visual literacy which … More ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: What is Visual Literacy in relation to the teaching process?

ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: How do visuals convey meaning in the teaching process?

CHAPTER 3 VISUAL LITERACY 3a ii). Explain how visuals convey meaning. 3.5 How visuals convey meaning Visuals communicate meaning more readily than the written and spoken word. This is because visuals are much more concrete and direct. Words, whether written or spoken, are arbitrary symbols they usually neither look like nor sound like the objects … More ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: How do visuals convey meaning in the teaching process?

ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: What do we mean by visual literacy in teaching?

CHAPTER 3 VISUAL LITERACY 3a iii). Demonstrate the skills of visual literacy 3.6 The skills of visual literacy One is said to be visually literate if one is able to: To read visuals, referred to as the decoding skill. This is the ability to translate visual messages into verbal messages. To write visuals, referred to … More ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: What do we mean by visual literacy in teaching?

ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: What are some of the guidelines that a teacher ought to adhere to while selecting a picture for the teaching process?

  CHAPTER 3 VISUAL LITERACY 3a iv). Examine some of the guidelines that a teacher ought to adhere to while selecting a picture in the teaching process. 3.7 Pictures preferred by learners and their effectiveness It is important to stress that that the kinds of visuals preferred by pupils are not necessarily those from which … More ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: What are some of the guidelines that a teacher ought to adhere to while selecting a picture for the teaching process?

ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: What do we mean by the term “print media” in the context of the teaching process?

CHAPTER 4 PRINT AND NON-PRINT MEDIA 4a i). Define the term print media. 4.3 Introduction and definition of print media A medium is a channel of communication. It is derived from the Latin word meaning “between.” The term refers to that which carries information between a source and a receiver. They are considered instructional media … More ECT 300 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY: What do we mean by the term “print media” in the context of the teaching process?