Multicodality / Multicoding

Media are described as multicodal when different symbol systems are used to convey information. An example would be the use of language and images. A similar concept is multimodality.

Source

Weidenmann, Bernd (2002): “Multicodierung und Multimodalität im Lernprozess.” In: Informationen und Lernen mit Multimedia und Internet. 3rd edition. Weinheim 2002: Beltz. pp. 45–62.