So You Think You're Visually Literate?

12:00 pm on Monday, November 26, 2012
1:30 pm on Monday, November 26, 2012
Photonics Colloquium Room, Photonics Center, 9th floor, 8 Sait Mary's Street
Visual Literacy is the ability to interpret, negotiate, and make meaning from information presented in images – pictures, illustrations or graphic representations. Visual literacy is based on the idea that pictures can be “read” and that meaning can be communicated through a process of reading images. As educators what do you need to know about Visual Literacy? This teaching tech talk will explore how you use can use an understanding of Visual Literacy theory and principles to create learning messages for a visually sensitive student population. Presented by Domenic Screnci, IS&T.