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Understand and engage in digital practices

Understanding and engaging in digital practices is about knowing what online tools and networks are available, and how to select, access and exploit them for personal, study and work purposes. On this page you will find examples of online learning materials that illustrate how this skill area can be taught and learned.

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Find information

Finding information is about knowing what sources are available and how to access and use them. It involves searching effectively and independently, and reflecting on the success of one’s strategy. On this page you will find examples of online learning materials that illustrate how this skill area can be taught and learned.

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Critically evaluate information, online interactions and online tools

Evaluating information is about knowing who and what to trust online. It involves the critical assessment of information, and selecting the right digital tools for a given task. It also includes evaluating online contributions and providing feedback. On this page you will find examples of online learning materials that illustrate how this skill area can be taught and learned.

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Manage and communicate information

As well as managing information and communicating online, this skill area includes avoiding plagiarism and referencing correctly. On this page you will find examples of online learning materials that illustrate how this skill area can be taught and learned.

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Collaborate and share digital content

This is about working with others online. It involves both technical and interpersonal skills, and contributes to employability skills such as virtual teamworking and communication. On this page you will find examples of online learning materials that illustrate how this skill area can be taught and learned.

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