Media Literacy Basics

Asking questions about media is the easiest way to get the answers behind the message. Here are some questions you might ask when trying to discover who sent you a particular media message.

Who is the producer of this message affiliated with?

Do I agree with the values of the person or company who created this message?

Does the sender have something to gain from having sent this message to me?

Does the sender hide this interest?

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Media Literacy: 3rd Edition

media literacy 3rd edition

Media Literacy is a critical skill students must learn to succeed in today's tech-driven, media-saturated society. This book helps students understand media literacy, and how to implement and share that knowledge with others. As an experienced media literacy expert and professor, Nick Pernisco provides a well-researched guide for learning this important critical thinking skill and using it in everyday life. This is a must-read for anyone interested in learning how to interpret the enormous amounts of information we are exposed to every day, both in traditional media and online. Buy it now!