Critical Visual Media Literacy and Empowerment


CLIP aims to strengthen digital capabilities of the Higher Education sector, and increase resilience to manipulation and polarisation working on the important issue of critical visual literacy, that is a fundamental component of the way European students and citizens are getting informed in the digital era.

The project is funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union and spans over 18 months (October 2022 – March 2024).



Report on Visual Media Literacy in Europe

a report which critically integrate the challenges imposed by visual media illiteracy, the competences to be developed to support visual media literacy, and a set of tools that can be used to track misleading visual information.

Micro-learning course in critical visual media literacy and fluency

a 40-hours online course in English, Greece and Italian which was piloted with +200 participants in October 2023.

Scalability and transferability toolkit

a set of operational guidelines and recommendations for the implementation of a learning offer on visual media literacy in Higher Education. It will be made available for all in March 2024.



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CLIP is a 18 months project co-funded with support of the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union. Project nr. 2022-1-IT02-KA220-HED-000087261

This project has been funded with support from the European Union. This website reflects the view only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.