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Information Styles and their Uses
Tables and spread sheets
By using database spread sheets to hold different types of data, they being able to analyse and search it.
Its the simplest format in which to keep information, but in different areas different character sets are used
They allow deaf viewers to access audio information, films, interviews can have subtitles
Is where an image elements can be moved, they can offer advantages over video as they are always step by step.
Information that is conveyed as visual and audio presentation, to be able to show what people are talking about.
The use of diagrams is the main one, they are used to provide instructions and convey knowledge. To represent something without words
Charts and graphs present data in a visual manner, easier to identify certain things within a chart
Is information that can only be in one of two forms, this means it is a 'Yes' or 'No' as an example.
Is a form of tactile writing that uses dots on a page and is read by touch, set patterns equal different individual letters.
By allowing the information to be passed along through touch not just sight. They can portray any feature on a visual image apart from colour
Information presented as numbers, this will include the financial information.
This referes to any recorded sound that can be spoken or music