Well folks, let's dive right into this spicy topic, shall we? Critical literacy in media, believe it or not, is like the superhero cape we need to navigate this whirlwind of information we live in! Why, you ask? Well, it's simple! It helps us to question, to analyze, and to dodge those pesky bullets of misinformation flying around. So, put on your critical literacy capes, my friends, because it's time to save the day by digesting media the right way!
In my latest blog, I unraveled the distinctions between 'content' and 'media'. Content refers to the message we seek to convey, such as text, images, video or audio, whereas media is the platform or method through which this message is delivered, like newspapers, websites, or social media platforms. Put simply, content is 'what' we say and media is 'how' we deliver that message. Understanding the difference is crucial as it can significantly impact the effectiveness of our communication strategies. Stay tuned for more insights into the world of digital terminology!