Media Literacy

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Definition Of Media Literacy

A repertoire of competences that enable people to analyze, evaluate, and create messages in a wide variety of media modes, genres, and forms.

Examples

  • Songs
  • Music Videos
  • Newscasts
  • Books
  • Social Media
  • Films

Presuasion Techniques

  • Association
  • Bard Wagon
  • Beautiful People

Deconstruction Means

Taking apart media messages to understand why they were made and what the messages mean.

Deconstruction Media Question

  • Who paid for it? Why?
  • Whose message is this?
  • What Presuasion Technique is being used?