Media theory

Multimedia theory

I can create digital media based on multimedia theories that deal with text, images and audio.

Advanced competencies

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This competency refers to the ability to create digital media based on theories and concepts dealing with text, images and audio.

ES requires a deep understanding of multimedia theories and how they impact digital media creation.

An educator plans to create an interactive e-learning module. This would require using knowledge of multimedia theory to ensure that text, images and audio content are combined in a way that effectively supports learning and maintains learners' attention.

Chandler & Sweller, 1991; Mayer, 2005

Multimedia theories, visual communication theory, digital media production, multimedia design, multimedia content, digital media composition, multimedia principles.