A New Digital Era

With Tutors Deirdre Hughes and Angela Rees

These materials focus on how digital technology is impacting on the working lives of those involved in education, employment and skills. It will give you a glimpse into the digital future with ideas and techniques designed to support you with your own learning and work. It will give you an opportunity to reflect your digital capability and to help you to think about your own digital development.

The aim is to focus on how digital technology is impacting on the changing world of work and the associated implications for those involved in education, employment and skills.

Learning Objectives

To gain insight into a digital future drawing on latest findings from international perspectives; and consider the meaning and concept of ‘digital literacy’ and how this impacts on individuals’ lives in fast changing and unpredictable labour markets.

Materials

International Perspectives

The Future of Work and Skills

Digital Jobs, Digital Workforce

Digital Jobseekers, Digital Employers

Reflection and Further Resources