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What is Visual Literacy?

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Visual literacy is the ability to decode, interpret, create, question, challenge and evaluate texts that communicate with visual images as well as, or rather than, words.

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Note about this guide

Content in this guide has been appropriated from the Visual Literacy Guide created by the Image Services Team at the University of California, Irvine.

Thank you, Virginia Allison and your team at UC Irvine. 

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