What is Essential Digital Literacy Skills (EDLS)?
These qualifications are about demonstrating skills in:
- Digital Responsibility
- Digital Productivity
- Digital Information Literacy
- Digital Collaboration
- Digital Creativity
- Digital Learning
How is the skill assessed?
Learners will be assessed via a Controlled Task and a Structured Discussion to confirm that their skills meet the Essential Digital Literacy Skills Subject Specifications.
The Controlled Task is designed to assess the application of digital skills in an integrated, holistic way, relevant to real-life purposes and contexts.
The Structured Discussion confirms the learner’s underpinning knowledge and skills, and requires them to reflect on and evaluate their learning.
Who is this course for?
Anyone who needs a basic IT qualification, either for Apprenticeships or employment.
How long do I get to complete this qualification?
You are allowed 12 months to complete from registration. Your progress can be monitored in OneFile as we will program your start and finish dates.