Media Information and Literacy: Unit 6 - Media and Information Languages
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Media Information and Literacy: Unit 6 - Media and Information Languages

Test your understanding of media and information languages in this quiz. Explore the importance of codes and symbols in our daily lives, using examples like traffic lights. Learn how these languages shape our communication and interactions.

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Technical codes utilize ______ or certain equipment to convey a message.

tools

Media language involves the study of codes, conventions, and ______.

genre

The camera looks up at the subject in a ______ angle shot.

low

Lighting is the selective use of natural or artificial ______ to create a certain effect.

<p>light</p> Signup and view all the answers

A ______ code is all about association and connotation reflected in the physical aspect of the objects, colors, or even animals.

<p>symbolic</p> Signup and view all the answers

The camera's position in a high angle shot makes the subject appear ______.

<p>small</p> Signup and view all the answers

Imagine living in the ______ where people are busily crossing the streets and cars are moving around.

<p>metropolis</p> Signup and view all the answers

It is common knowledge that each color in a traffic light signifies a ______ that is generally recognized by the people around the globe.

<p>meaning</p> Signup and view all the answers

In this unit, we will tackle the ______ and conventions that have been subconsciously framed in the minds of media users.

<p>codes</p> Signup and view all the answers

Analyzing and identifying these ______ will provide a clearer perspective on how media influence our thinking and perception of the realities.

<p>codes</p> Signup and view all the answers

In this unit, you should be able to: ______ everyday media and information presentations regarding codes, conventions and messages, and how they affect the audience, producers, and other stakeholders;

<p>evaluate</p> Signup and view all the answers

How do the ______, in general, make you feel?

<p>media</p> Signup and view all the answers

Symbolic codes may also take in a form of setting, ______, verbal and non-verbal gestures like facial expression and tone.

<p>clothing</p> Signup and view all the answers

4 ______ Codes – buzzwords like new, fresh, cool that may seem pleasant to hear yet empty of value.

<p>Written</p> Signup and view all the answers

A ______ is an easily remembered expression that has been associated to certain products.

<p>catchphrase</p> Signup and view all the answers

You and only you is another sub-category of ______ codes.

<p>written</p> Signup and view all the answers

______ are the rules or norms on how codes are organized and presented to the audience.

<p>Conventions</p> Signup and view all the answers

How would you feel when a so-called ______ movie did not even make your hair stand on end?

<p>horror</p> Signup and view all the answers

Analysis is done by questioning to whom this particular text is intended, why this is created, how people will interpret it, and what values are ______ or emphasized.

<p>underrepresented</p> Signup and view all the answers

Creating these different types of media is called ______.

<p>production</p> Signup and view all the answers

Guided by the production framework, people will examine the ______ of the media.

<p>context</p> Signup and view all the answers

The ______ Questioning Framework is used for analysis.

<p>TAP</p> Signup and view all the answers

______ refers to anyone who receives this media.

<p>Audience</p> Signup and view all the answers

Any kind or type of media that has a particular set of characteristics, styles, and techniques recognized both by producers and audience is called a ______.

<p>genre</p> Signup and view all the answers

As media and information literate individuals, you should be able to evaluate media in terms of its message, techniques used, and ______

<p>sources</p> Signup and view all the answers

Media are produced to communicate ______ thus understanding the messages conveyed in these various media texts require thorough analysis and careful considerations on the language used

<p>ideas</p> Signup and view all the answers

One common framework to assess and evaluate media is through the use of ______ Questioning model

<p>TAP</p> Signup and view all the answers

Media texts are any form of media that is being examined and scrutinized, this definition is applicable in the context of analyzing various media ______

<p>forms</p> Signup and view all the answers

Anyone who receives this media is called the ______

<p>audience</p> Signup and view all the answers

Using the ______ framework, people discover implicit and explicit ideas created for certain groups of consumers for a particular reason

<p>audience</p> Signup and view all the answers

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