Module 1, Online Course

Online course is a flexible way to study no matter where you are. See below general info, timetables, and registration.

Introduction to Digital Competences for Educators

This online course is suitable for people working of studying in the field of education. The course is the first part of the Digitally Competent Educators short learning programme. It is organized by University of Jyväskylä (Finland) and FernUniversität in Hagen (Germany).

Online course overview

During the 10-week period you will study both independently and with the other course participants at Moodle learning platform. All the course materials (online lectures, videos, assignments, activities, readings) are available throughout the course. We expect you to participate to the course regularly. 

Participants are required to have basic computer skills in order to work online. Guidance and support is provided during the course. 

  • Next online course: 07.04.–16.06.2021
  • Registration is open until 02.04.2021

Sign up for the course by choosing the right option:

Links above are active only during the registration period.
Please note: Registration for this course is binding.
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Course Content:
Module 1 of  Digitally Competent Educators

1. Self-assessment
2. Learning in Community
3. From Communication to Collaboration
4. Free Access
5. Data Protection
6. Managing Diversity
7. Online Motivation
8. Final Assignment
9. Conclusion

General info

  • Course code: KOTEP160
  • Study credits: 5 ECTS
  • Workload: ca. 135 hours
  • EQF level: 7
  • Assesment scale: A-F
  • Prerequisites: No preliminary knowledge required.
  • Study fee: € 75

During the course you will

  • watch online lectures
  • read course materials
  • have online assignments
  • participate in group discussions
  • write self-evaluation report (e-portfolio)