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
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
autumn - spring
Assessment form
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
Kalle Kivi (eesti keel) tavaline kursus
Jaanika Meigas (eesti keel) e-toega kursus
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
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.
Independent work
Practical tasks by using office software and social media will be independent tasks.
Learning outcomes in the course
Course content is varying in fields and then learning outcomes are dependent on selected themes.

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.
Assessment methods
Jaanika Meigas