Make learning easier with technology!
Digital Passport Digital Badge
The Digital Passport focuses on how technology can make your learning journey easier. Each session will focus on a different web tool or technology, (including your phone!) within a list of recommended tools that can be used in such a way to support your workload.
You will be introduced to solid file management principles, touch typing and general assignment related skills. Whether you are using Office 365 or Google workplace, formatting an assignment through Microsoft Word, or recording a PowerPoint presentation – having the digital competencies to use these tools will ease the assignment process.
This programme covers topics such as digital file management, google calendar, the main components of Office 365, netiquette, and so on. By taking part in this course, you will increase your skills in digital literacy, which will help you manage your academic work.
- Develop your digital skills
- Widen the knowledge of technologies that you can use
- Explore additional technologies that make reading and writing easier for you
This FREE 5-day programme will take place on the following dates:
- Monday 16th August to Friday 20th August
- Monday 23rd August to Friday 27th August
*This programme is taking place online, and is open to students who are considering third-level education as an option for the 2021 academic year.
Digital Passport Sessions Schedule
|9.00-9.15am||Welcome and Introduction and instalation guides||Welcome and Introductions||Welcome and Introductions||Welcome and Introductions||Welcome and Introductions|
|9.15-11.15am||Nettiquette & email||LP- Wonderful Word and formatting||Power point||Making reading and writing easier (Google & Office 365)||TBD|
|11.15-11.30am||Caffeine Chats||Caffeine Chats||Caffeine Chats||Caffeine Chats||Caffeine Chats|
|11.30-1.00pm||Did you know your phone could…?||Saving and file management||Animations and Transitions||Learn on the go with sound file production||GETTING READY & Answering Questions|
|2.00-2.15pm||Reflect and Refuel||Reflect and Refuel|
|2.15-4.15pm||Mind-mapping||Recording on PPT|
|4.15pm-4.30pm||Weekday Winddown||Weekday Winddown|