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Thank you for participating in Career Credentials: Evidence Your Expertise in Digital Literacy. We hope you enjoyed this course and found these materials stimulating and engaging. If you’ve gathered enough …

The role of transferable skills in employability

Transferable skills are becoming increasingly important for obtaining jobs, adapting to changing job roles and performing well in the workplace. In this article, Trina Jorre de St Jorre looks at …

What we’ve learned so far

This week we focused on key digital literacy skills and their relationship to employability. In this article, Nick Patterson provides a summary of what was covered, including some key takeaways. …

Digital literacy and employability

Did you know the demand for employees with digital literacy skills is growing? In this article, Trina Jorre de St Jorre discusses digital literacy in the workplace. Globalisation and digital …

Welcome back

In a report commissioned by Deakin, Deloitte Access Economics forecasts that soft skill-intensive occupations will account for two-thirds of all jobs by 2030, compared to half of all jobs in …

Gather your evidence

In order to prove your level of digital literacy capability, you’ll need to provide appropriate evidence. In this video, Deakin digital literacy credential holders tell their stories and share some …

What’s on for next week?

When it comes to employability, it’s not enough to simply ‘be’ digitally literate; you also need to be able to demonstrate and evidence your capability. In this video Nick Patterson …

Thinking about digital literacy

The concept of digital literacy is still in its infancy, and continues to evolve with technology. In this step, Nick Patterson talks with digital literacy expert, Associate Professor Jo Coldwell-Neilson …

Employer perspectives

There are many reasons why organisations seek people with strong digital literacy skills. In this video, senior workplace leaders share their perspectives about digital literacy and why it matters for …

Learning online with Deakin

Deakin’s online courses are based on a few, but important, learning principles. To get the most out of this course, we encourage you to keep in mind the following. Our …

Let’s get started

Digital literacy is in high demand across all industries and employment sectors. But what is digital literacy? What digital literacy skills do you have and how would go about benchmarking …