Improve your professional digital competencies on Introduction to Digital Competences for Educators online course

The first module Introduction to Digital Competences for Educators focuses on using digital technologies for communication, collaboration and professional development as well as enhancing inclusion, personalization and learners active engagement.

The 1st module of the Digitally Competent Educators short learning programme provides a straightforward introduction into educators' digital competences. Introduction to Digital Competences for Educators (5 ECTS) enhances your ability to use digital technologies, and support classroom differentiation and personalized education.

The course is fully online and open to anyone involved in education and training around the world. It doesn't require preliminary knowledge. Here's your opportunity to collaborate and learn in an international setting with other educators! 

  • Next course: 29.09.–08.12.2021 
  • Study credits: 5 ECTS
  • EQF level: 7
  • Study fee: € 75

The course is developed and implemented jointly by the University of Jyväskylä (Finland) and the FernUniversität in Hagen (Germany). For further information, please contact our study services at HelpJYU online customer service.


Next course will start in September 2021.

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How you will benefit from this course

  • You will know how to communicate, contribute, share and collaborate with digital technologies in your learning community.
  • You will be able to support learner-centered pedagogic strategies and to boost the active involvement of learners in the learning process.
  • You can reflect on, identify and improve your professional digital competencies
    identify special needs of learners and employ accessibility solutions.