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study of understanding of visual symbols in Kenya

Alan C. Holmes

study of understanding of visual symbols in Kenya

by Alan C. Holmes

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Published by Oversea Visual Aids Centre in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Health education -- Kenya.,
    • Health education -- Audio-visual aids.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 28.

      Statementby Alan C. Holmes.
      SeriesOVAC publication no. 10
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA440.3.K4 H65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p.
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5197281M
      LC Control Number75019653

        The power of pictures. How we can use images to promote and communicate science. James Balm 11 Aug 7. We’ve all heard the cliché, “a picture tells a thousand words”, but there is real value in using images to promote scientific content. A symbol is a mark, sign, or word that indicates, signifies, or is understood as representing an idea, object, or s allow people to go beyond what is known or seen by creating linkages between otherwise very different concepts and communication (and data processing) is achieved through the use of s take the form of words, sounds, gestures, ideas.

      Graphic organizers: visual displays to organize information into things like trees, flowcharts, webs, etc. They help students to consolidate information into meaningful whole and they are used to improve comprehension of stories, organization of writing, and understanding of difficult concepts in . Symbols are the basis of culture. A symbol is an object, word, or action that stands for something else with no natural relationship that is culturally defined. Everything one does throughout their life is based and organized through cultural symbolism.

        The building blocks of this hierarchy are a "visual vocabulary" of signs and symbols. That might include speech bubbles, motion lines, or stars to represent the throw of a punch.   The books have been out of print for more than 10 years. Download the free PDF version of all the necessary books to get started learning how to read the symbols. The actual textbooks, however, are invaluable for teaching the correct size and placement and being able to trace the symbols .


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