What is Media literacy ?

What is Media literacy ?

Media literacy is a repertoire of competencies that enable people to analyze, evaluate, and create messages in a wide variety of media modes, genres, and formats.

In the competence model the definition of media literacy concisely is: “The set of skills you need in order to actively and mindfully participate in the media society”.


How to measure media literacy ? 10 Competences.

Awareness of the mediatization of our society
Understanding how media is created
How the media ´color´ reality
The use of peripherals, software and applications
Orienting in different media environments
Find and process information
Creating content
Participating in social networks
Reflecting on personal media use
Reaching the media by yourself

Source: :  https://www.mediawijzer.net/

Media literacy ( Unesco)