Urban TEC & Training Systems provides digital literacy education and training. We understand that the knowledge base of and the effective use for technology can be a prohibitor for people of all backgrounds.
We provide the opportunities for participants to get a hands-on experience and understanding of how the computer works through to digital literacy certification.
What is digital literacy? It can be defined with the following three components:
The ability to use digital technology, communication tools or networks to locate, evaluate, use and create information.
The ability to understand and use information in multiple formats from a wide range of sources when it is presented via computers.
A person’s ability to perform tasks effectively in a digital environment… Literacy includes the ability to read and interpret media, to reproduce data and images through digital manipulation, and to evaluate and apply new knowledge gained from digital environments.
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