Whether you are new to computing or have some experience, Digital Literacy will help you develop a fundamental understanding of computers. The courses help you learn the essential skills to begin computing with confidence, be more productive at home and at work, stay safe online, use technology to complement your lifestyle, and consider careers where you can put your skills to work. This Digital Literacy eLearning course applies to all ages (both students and adults)..
From smart phones to digital cameras, computers are changing our everyday lives. This course introduces you to new digital technologies, including digital audio, digital video, and digital photography. It explores how these and other computing technologies are creating new career opportunities and shaping the world we live in.
Lesson 1: The Digital Experience
1.1 Describe the benefits of digital technology. (Note: Including laptops, tablets, and phones)
1.2 Explain how digital technology expands the features of media devices.
Lesson 2: Introduction to Digital Audio
2.1 Identify the characteristics of digital audio.
2.2 Explain the concepts of recording, copying, and converting digital audio.
2.3 Identify the features of speech technologies.
Lesson 3: Introduction to Digital Video
3.1 Identify the characteristics of digital video.
3.2 Explain what digital video editing is and the output formats for digital video.
3.3 Identify the features of Web video technologies.
Lesson 4: Introduction to Digital Photography
4.1 Explain the benefits, features, and workings of a digital camera.
4.2 Explain how to edit and manage digital images.
4.3 Identify the features of different types of printers that are available for printing photos.
Lesson 5: Introduction to Digital TV and Enjoying Digital Media on Your Computer
5.1 Describe how your computer can be used as a TV.
5.2 Explain how to view digital TV on your computer.
5.3 Organize digital media on your computer.
5.4 Listen to digital audio and view digital photographs and videos on your computer.
Lesson 6: Digital Technology and Career Opportunities
6.1 Explain how digital technology helps people work from any location.
6.2 Identify the career opportunities available for information workers.
6.3 Identify the career opportunities available for IT professionals.
6.4 Identify the career opportunities available for developers…