Basics of the Digital Competencies
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Digipädevuste baaskursus
Course title in English
Basics of the Digital Competencies
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
Andrus Rinde (language of instruction:English)
Marge Kusmin (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2023/2024 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
Shape the knowledge and skills to use digital technologies purposefully and creatively.
Brief description of the course
Course is with the practical nature and course themes are can be varying in different domains. Planned themes which can be selected for the course are:

Text editing;
Presentation techniques;
Basics of raster- and vector graphics;
Audio- and video processing;
Digital photography;
Social media.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- understands the nature of the digital- and social media and knows its application fields;
- knows how to use office software for formatting written texts;
- knows how to create presentations by following recommendations and using the possibilities of the software;
- knows how to use collaborative environments for planning and conducting team work.

Jaanika Meigas