Building and Understanding Digital Capabilities

7 Lessons

Course Description

In today’s world as we all live and work more and more in digitally enabled ways, it is increasingly important that we are able to understand and develop our own digital capabilities. That doesn’t just mean developing our ICT skills – digital capabilities are much broader than that. They cover communication, information literacy, data handling and more. Digital capabilities can also have an impact on our overall sense of wellbeing too.  This short course will explore the concept of digital capabilities that are, ‘the skills and attitudes that individuals need if they are to thrive in today’s world” (Jisc)

By the end of the course you will:

  • Have an understanding of what digital capabilities are, and why they are  important in all aspects of everyday life.
  • Have a  greater understanding of your own digital capabilities and potential areas for personal development.
  • Be inspired to find out more and discuss key issues raised in the course with others.