Visual Literacy/Visual Culture is inclusive of art but so much more. It
examines how images affect what students buy...dicusses how images
How does the image of Andre the Giant add a certain cache to a billboard or
street sign? How do images affect how we think, what we do, and what we
consume. Visual literacy is not as judgmental as art criticism - it is
about how, in this visual culture of ours, images have power.