DigComp is the abbreviation for the European Digital Competence Framework for Citizens. It identifies key elements of digital competence and skill development in 5 areas.

  1. Information and Data Literacy
  2. Communication and Collaboration
  3. Digital Content Creation
  4. Safety
  5. Problem Solving

Each area comprises its own set of related digital competences. Overall, there are 21 digital competences identified across all 5 areas. Click on the tiles to learn more about the areas and competences in DigComp and also to find relevant LevUL Up workshop recordings, resources, and current live online workshops this semester, mapped to DigComp.


Click the tiles below to browse available resources using the areas and competencies of the DigComp framework as a guide.

- To find out how you can use LinkedIn Learning as a UL Student, browse to 1.1 (Information & Data Literacy > Browsing, searching, and filtering data, information and digital content)

- To find resources to help you build a website using HTML and CSS, or to explore Java programming, browse to 3.4 (Digital Content Creation > Programming).

- To find resources on how to use Creative Commons Licenses, browse to 3.3 (Digital Content Creation > Copyright).

- To find resources to help you discover your own level of digital skill, browse to 5.4 (Problem-solving > Identifying digital competence gaps).

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