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Author Eilam, Billie, 1946-
Title Teaching, learning, and visual literacy [electronic resource] : the dual function of visual representation / Billie Eilam, University of Haifa.
Publication Info. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Preface. Part I. Introduction: 1. Dualities of visual literacy: the double-faced Janus image; Part II. The State-of-the-Art in Visual Literacy among Teachers and Students in Schools and within Today's Visual Culture: 2. A day in teachers' work: qualitative research and case illustrations on teaching and learning with VRs in today's schools; 3. Students' ideas about VRs over development; 4. Practicing students' ideas about VRs and their uses; 5. The emergence of visual literacy and the global visual culture; Part III. Teachers' Visual Literacy Programs: Rationales, Lacunae, and Planning: 6. The rationale for implementing explicit visual education for teachers; 7. Integration of VRs into teacher education programs: past, present, and future; Part IV. The Nature of VRs and their Impact on Learning: 8. Some aspects of human perception that teachers should understand; 9. Symbolic language: signs and sign types; 10. Visual representations: types and characteristics; 11. Learning with representations and multimedia: affordances and constraints; Part V. The Invisibility of VRs in Curriculum Materials: 12. VRs' influences on curricular concepts and theories; 13. A comprehensive schema for analyzing MRCMs; Part VI. A VR Curriculum Framework for Teacher Education: 14. Innovations in teacher education; 15. Proposed curriculum framework; 16. Possible exercises and tasks; Part VII. Epilogue: 17. An image of the future: the visually literate teacher.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Visual literacy.
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Related To Print version: Eilam, Billie, 1946- Teaching, learning, and visual literacy. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012 9780521119825 (DLC) 2012012614
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