Digital literacy

ALTERNATIVE LABELS
Digital learning
Digital skills
Internet literacy
NARROWER TERMS
Guide

Incorporating digital skills into VET delivery: good practice guide

This good practice guide is intended to provide advice on incorporating digital skills into VET delivery for VET providers and policy-makers. A forum convened by NCVER in late 2019 has helped shape this guide.
Evaluation

Improving the digital inclusion of older Australians: the social impact of Be Connected

This evaluation found the 'Be Connected' program has had a significant impact on building the digital skills, confidence and online safety practices of older Australians. It finds that the program represents an appropriate, effective and efficient investment in the digital inclusion of older Australians.
Report

Partnerships for skills: learning from digital frontrunner countries

As digitalisation, artificial intelligence and automation spread across the world, digital skills are increasingly in demand. However, in many countries they are in short supply. This report looks at how to build effective cross-sector partnerships to tackle digital skills gaps.
Conference paper

Digital literacy: myths and realities

Digital literacy, under a wide variety of names, is routinely classified as a 21st-century skill and is frequently reported as an area of high priority in school education systems internationally. In comparison with students in other countries, Australian students have high levels of access to...
Article

Working from home and digital literacy – what can we assume?

This article asks whether Australian school students are sufficiently digitally literate and confident to effectively transition to online learning and whether teachers have demonstrated the capacity to use digital technologies in their teaching and learning practice to facilitate this transition.
Report

Preparing Australian students for the digital world

This report presents the results of the PISA digital reading literacy assessment for Australia in 2009.
Report

Bridging the digital skills gap

This report explains how Canada doesn't really have system for figuring out where digital technology jobs end and regular jobs begin - and explores how a shared definitions of digital skills and careers will be the gateway for policymakers and employers to fill any gaps.
Report

Online reviews: a guide not a gospel

This publication explores how Australians are increasingly relying upon online reviews when buying goods and services online.
Report

Manning the mission for advanced manufacturing: new demands on talent in Singapore's energy, chemicals and utilities industries

Representing close to 20 percent of Singapore’s 2016 GDP, manufacturing is a key pillar of the nation’s economy. Today, the city-state is committed to leveraging Industry 4.0 as part of a national push into advanced manufacturing. More critically, Singapore recognises that successful Industry 4.0 adoption...
Report

Opportunities in change: responding to the future of work

The nature of work in Australia is rapidly changing as technology drives innovation. This report provides a snapshot of today’s Australian labour market, the forces that are shaping it, and the blind-spots that need to be addressed if we are to succeed in a competitive...