At King’s, we’ve developed the Essential Digital Skills Programme, a new online programme designed to help you to develop your digital skills, excel in your studies and support your personal development throughout your time at King’s.
What will the Essential Digital Skills Programme cover?
The Essential Digital Skill Programme will cover:
- How to use the required IT systems to support your academic development and gain confidence in their use
How long will the programme last for?
The Digital Skills Programme will be delivered during Semester 1 and 2. You’ll spend no more than 2 hours per week during term time engaging with this programme, which can be completed in around 30 hours.
How can I access the programme?
You’ll be able to access the programme, once you’ve log into KEATS.
What will I receive once I’ve completed the programme?
The HEAR accreditation will be added to your university transcript so that prospective employers know that you completed the Essential Digital Skills Programme.
Additional things you can develop your digital skills at King's
Other ways you can develop your digital skills at King’s include:
Booking a 1-2-1 online academic skills session with one of our Academic Skills Tutors, who can offer support with academic writing, planning, time management, tips on learning online and more.
Familiarising yourself with the full range of strategies and activities on the n of King's Academic Skills for Learning (KASL) page on KEATS.
Important to know: For more guidance on improving your digital and academic skills, take a look at our Academic, digital & employability skills webpages.