Why is Visual Literacy Important
Watch Brian Kennedy’s TedTalk: Brian Kennedy: Visual Literacy and Why We Need It (http://tedxtalks.ted.com/video/TEDxDartmouth-Brian-Kennedy-Vis;search%3Abrian%20kennedy), and address the followings:
- Compare and contrast Kennedy’s definition of visual literacy with the textbook’s definition.(Definition of visual literacy from the text book (visual literacy The competent creation and consumption of visual messages.)
- Which of the two definitions do you believe is more accurate in today’s world? Discuss and support your position.
- Explain how visual literacy can be considered a universal language.
- Discuss how visual literacy can impact communication and global understanding..
Submit to your instructor your two- to three-page paper (not including the title and reference pages). Your paper must be formatted according to APA style as outline in the approved APA style guide, and must cite at least two scholarly sources in addition to the textbook.