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Digital skills are about how you handle, present and communicate information and content using digital tools and platforms. This includes problem-solving, innovation and the creation of digital content and media, both academically and professionally.

It is important to understand how to use and navigate digital tools in today’s fast-changing academic environment and global workplace. Employers are seeking graduates who can work effectively and innovatively with technology to enhance efficiency and work collaboratively. In developing digital skills, you improve your academic performance and acquire a range of transferable skills for the future.

What the Centre for Academic Success offers

We deliver hands-on training in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher to support and enhance your academic effectiveness, providing digital skills to use throughout your studies and into future employment. You will have the opportunity to work with academic style templates to perfect your skills in document formatting, design choices and sorting data.

We are dedicated to exploiting digital tools and innovative practices that provide you with rich and engaging learning interactions across all of our courses and workshops, in order to promote and enhance digital skills in everything we do.

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