- Field: Reading
Why is Visual Literacy Important
Watch Brian Kennedy’s TedTalk: Brian Kennedy: Visual Literacy and Why We Need It (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OefLEpds5Is), and address the following questions:
- Compare and contrast Kennedy’s definition of visual literacy with the textbook’s definition.
- Explain how visual literacy can be considered a universal language.
- Examine how visual literacy can impact communication and global understanding.