ERIC Number: EJ868200
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 2
Advanced Image Search: A Strategy for Creating Presentation Boards
Frey, Diane K.; Hines, Jean D.; Swinker, Mary E.
Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences, v100 n3 p47-51 2008
Finding relevant digital images to create presentation boards requires advanced search skills. This article describes a course assignment involving a technique designed to develop students' literacy skills with respect to locating images of desired quality and content from Internet databases. The assignment was applied in a collegiate apparel merchandising and product development class.
Descriptors: Literacy, Online Searching, Visual Aids, Computer Graphics, Assignments, Internet, Databases, Clothing Instruction, Consumer Science, Problem Based Learning, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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