Foundation Skills for Your Future program: Digital Literacy Skills Framework, April 2020


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Australia. Department of Education, Skills and Employment


Digital literacy refers to the skills and competencies needed to use digital technologies to achieve personal goals, enhance employability skills and support education and training. Digital literacy sits alongside the core skills of learning, reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy. The inclusion of digital skills alongside the foundation skills of language, literacy and numeracy recognises that digital literacy has become increasingly critical for individuals' participation in the workforce. The Digital Literacy Skills Framework has been developed to support the Foundation...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Skills and knowledge; Governance; Teaching and learning; Assessment

Keywords: Digital skills; Digital literacy; Performance indicator; Communication skill; Basic skill

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: [Canberra, Australian Capital Territory]: Department of Education, Skills and Employment, 2020

Physical description: 47 p.

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Also called: Foundation Skills for Your Future digital framework; Digital Literacy Skills Framework

Resource type: Government information

Document number: TD/TNC 141.487

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