Visual communication pervades our lives. We live in a visual culture, surrounded by visual messages that affect us consciously and unconsciously. Much of our media and electronic communications are visually-oriented. But the truth is that as humans, we have always lived that way, and we are, in fact, programmed to take in the world through our visual perceptions. This class will grapple with the question of what it means to be so dependent on visual input and output and how that affects all aspects of our lives as one of our dominant communicative tools. And you may even learn how you can take advantage of this tool – and lessen it’s negative impact. — Professor Sharona A. Levy Email: email@example.comPhone: 718-951-5225Office Location: This semester I am available online.CASD Dept office: is 3439 Boylan HallOffice Hours: Mondays 12:30-1:30pm on Zoom Notes:You can contact me by email, and I will respond within 24 hours. On weekends and holidays, it may take longer than 24 hours to reply. I am available for virtual office hours by phone, Blackboard Collaborate, Zoom, or Skype. Home | Syllabus | Units | Assignments | Blogs/Discussion Boards Unless otherwise noted, this OER CASD 1643: Visual Communication 2021 was created and curated by Professor Sharona A. Levy for Brooklyn College Fall 2021 and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Site design and formatting by Amy Wolfe, OER Developer (Brooklyn College) and Accessibility Librarian (CUNY Office of Library Services).