Ch 37: Ohio Assessments ELA: Viewing & Presenting Visual Media

About This Chapter

The engaging video lessons in this chapter take a comprehensive look at viewing and presenting visual media as you get ready to take the Ohio Assessments for Educators - English Language Arts test. Use this chapter to examine visual design, copyright infringement, audience-centered presentations and more.

Ohio Assessments ELA: Viewing & Presenting Visual Media - Chapter Summary

Watch the short and engaging video lessons in this chapter to learn about viewing and presenting visual media. The lessons are designed to provide the knowledge you'll need to competently answer questions on the Ohio Assessments for Educators - English Language Arts test that address the following:

  • Analyzing messages conveyed through visual media
  • Developing the visual design of your message
  • Identifying factors that affect interpretation of visual images
  • Using visuals aids to present data
  • Understanding copyright infringement and ethical considerations for using visuals
  • Developing an audience-centered presentation
  • Using technology to deliver a presentation
  • Setting the tone, proofing and finalizing PowerPoint presentations

The instructors in the video lessons present dynamic visual effects that complement their high-quality content. This unique approach to online instruction creates an effective learning environment that's both informative and entertaining.

Objectives of the Ohio Assessments ELA: Viewing & Presenting Visual Media Chapter

The topics covered in this Ohio Assessments ELA: Viewing & Presenting Visual Media chapter are found in the oral and visual communication portion of the Ohio Assessments for Educators - English Language Arts test, which constitutes approximately 12% of the total exam. The test gauges your ability to teach this subject in the classroom while ensuring you're qualified to secure your teaching license in Ohio. Explore the video lessons in this chapter to refresh your comprehension of oral and visual communication and take lesson quizzes to gain access to practice test questions.

All of the questions on the test are multiple-choice and based on specific test competencies. Most of the questions require that you first read or examine an excerpt, passage or illustration then choose one of four answers as the best option.

11 Lessons in Chapter 37: Ohio Assessments ELA: Viewing & Presenting Visual Media
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Factors that Affect Interpretation of Visual Images

1. Factors that Affect Interpretation of Visual Images

This lesson explores how pictures, paintings, and photographs communicate meaning. We will discover the principles of visual literacy and look at how we use our personal experience and knowledge when looking at visual images.

Visual Design of Your Message: Consistency, Balance, Restraint & Detail

2. Visual Design of Your Message: Consistency, Balance, Restraint & Detail

The visual design of your message is critical to the successful delivery of your ideas. Consistency, balance, restraint and detail are the four key areas that need to be addressed to allow a professional impression of your work.

Ethical Considerations When Using Visuals in Workplace Communication

3. Ethical Considerations When Using Visuals in Workplace Communication

There are important ethical considerations when using visuals in workplace communication. This lesson covers specific guidelines that individuals can follow to ensure that the visual message is an appropriate representation of the truth.

What is Copyright Infringement? - Understanding Copyright Law

4. What is Copyright Infringement? - Understanding Copyright Law

Copyright is a type of intellectual property right that protects certain original works. Copyright laws work to provide authors with exclusive rights to their works. Any unauthorized use could amount to copyright infringement. This lesson explains copyright law and copyright infringement.

The Role of Visuals in Communication

5. The Role of Visuals in Communication

Visuals used in business communication can help with message development. This lesson will explain how the use of visuals can increase understanding, development, communication, and the retainment of a message.

Types of Visual Aids Used in Public Speaking

6. Types of Visual Aids Used in Public Speaking

Many people understand that visual aids can be helpful in public speaking. But what types of visual aids should a person choose? Watch this lesson for information on the types of visual aids and how to choose the best one.

Using Visuals to Present Data: Textual Graphics vs. Visual Graphics

7. Using Visuals to Present Data: Textual Graphics vs. Visual Graphics

Textual and visual graphics can aid in visually presenting data to a business audience. You must first identify the type of data you will be presenting and then decide whether it is details, patterns or relationships being communicated.

Developing an Audience-Centered Presentation

8. Developing an Audience-Centered Presentation

A presenter has to be able to develop an audience-centered presentation to target the wants, needs, motivations and characteristics of the attendees in order for the message to be delivered appropriately.

Using Technology to Deliver a Presentation: Pros, Cons & Strategies

9. Using Technology to Deliver a Presentation: Pros, Cons & Strategies

In today's wired world, there are many different technology strategies companies can use to deliver a message effectively, from simple slide presentations to live videos. This lesson covers the basics of several popular technologies and addresses the pros and cons of each.

How to Set the Tone for Your PowerPoint Presentation

10. How to Set the Tone for Your PowerPoint Presentation

The tone of a speech has a lot to do with how the audience feels when you speak. In this lesson, we will discuss best practices when creating your slides and setting the tone for your presentation.

How to Proof and Finalize Your PowerPoint Presentation

11. How to Proof and Finalize Your PowerPoint Presentation

Proofreading your slides is key to making sure you produce a quality presentation. This lesson will cover PowerPoint proofing features, steps to customizing how PowerPoint checks your text and how to add a Mark as Final status to your presentation.

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