Digital capabilities are increasingly important to both academic study and employability skills.
With advances in digital technologies and increased use of connected devices, the workplaces of the future will require vastly different skillsets from the workplaces of today. As such, institutions are increasingly focusing time and resource on the development of the digital capabilities of both their staff and students.
But what exactly do we mean by the term ‘digital capabilities’?
The University of Derby have produced a number of videos explaining digital capabilities to help students understand their importance of a strong digital skill set. You can watch the video below to help understand what digital capabilities mean in an educational context.
Individual or Group
60 - 120 minutes
Up to 50 people
The University of Derby have produced a number of additional video resources to support students understanding of digital capabilities.
- ICT productivity and proficiency
- Information, data and media literacy
- Digital creation, problem solving and innovation
- Digital communication, collaboration, and participation
- Digital learning and development
- Digital identity and wellbeing
University of Derby
The University of Derby is a modern UK university located in the East Midlands and is rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Based at one of our three campuses in Derby, Buxton and Chesterfield, students can study for a foundation, undergraduate, postgraduate or research course across a wide range of subjects including Forensic Science, Music Production and Civil Engineering.