media literacy

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1. Knowledge, understanding, and experience of various media forms. In some definitions the concept includes literacy and numeracy.

2. Competence in using various media and the ability to think critically about them.

3. Levels of skill and competence in using media devices.

http://www.ofcom.org.uk/advice/media_literacy/of_med_lit/whatis/ Ofcom's definition of ‘media literacy’

Subjects: Media Studies.

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