Essays about: "digital literacy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 essays containing the words digital literacy.

  1. 1. Facing the digital divide in E-stonia: A field study on the inclusion of senior citizens in the digital society of Estonia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Karolina Boyoli; [2022]
    Keywords : Estonia; e-Government; e-Governance; digital literacy; digital exclusion; digital inclusion; digitalization; senior citizens; strategic communication.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With the vast processes of digitalization and digitization taking place in many countries in the world, the small northeastern European country Estonia has managed to make incredible advancements in the field of technology and in creating a digital society. Today, the most digitized country and government in the world provides a vast majority of governmental services online, presents the most unicorns per capita in the world and is establishing digital embassies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital natives’ experience of early and continuous exposure to pornography

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Fredrika Hedberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Pornography; Sexual Script; Porn Literacy; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With the technological advancements of the 21st century, online pornography has become increasingly available to children and adolescents, and this research aims to investigate how individuals who started watching pornography at an early age experience pornography. The study implements a phenomenological approach and is based on 13 qualitative interviews with participants who started watching pornography before the age of 15. READ MORE

  3. 3. Digital Literacy Through Design : Self-explanatory Devices by Use of Form

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Jacob Hylén; [2022]
    Keywords : Interaction Design; HCI; Repair; Education;

    Abstract : Everyday technology is easier than ever to use and harder than ever to misuse, for this, we can attribute credits to how user friendly and error-proof minimal and autonomous artefacts are today. However, this puts a significant distance between users and the inner workings of their artefacts, the artefacts have become almost completely opaque black boxes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Digitalisation of learning and development : The impact of Massive Open Online Course platforms on the L&D role

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Camilla Keen; [2022]
    Keywords : L D; learning and development; workplace learning; massive open online course; MOOC platforms; learning content platforms; online learning platforms; learning digitalisation; corporate learning;

    Abstract : Despite the growing expectation on corporate Learning & Development (L&D) units to transform practices and roles and take a more strategic role to better meet the needs of lifelong learning and up- and reskilling in organizations, many fail to use technology such as Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platforms that could support the shift. The aim of this study is to provide a better understanding of why those in L&D who are using MOOC platforms do so and what impact it has on the role of L&D. READ MORE

  5. 5. Orð Víkinganna. The level and scale of literacy in the Viking World : The cases of Birka and Sigtuna.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Themistoklis Zacharopoulos; [2021]
    Keywords : Viking Age; Sweden; literacy; Birka; Sigtuna; runes; inscriptions; styli; writing tools; GIS; archaeolinguistics; archaeological research; Vikingatiden; Sverige; läs och skrivkunnighet; Birka; Sigtuna; runor; inskriptioner; styli; skrivverktyg; GIS; arkeolingvistik; arkeologisk forskning;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to study the level and scale of literacy as it expanded in Viking towns during the 8th-12th century. In order to get an understanding of this spread, I have worked with two case-studies of Viking towns, as they were founded and prospered during and by the end of the Viking Age in Sweden; the town of Birka located in Björkö Island in Lake Mälaren, and the town of Sigtuna located in the province of Uppland, in central Sweden. READ MORE