Digital Literacy – Creativity
Date: 11 May 2017
Time: 10.0am – 4.0pm
Venue: Ocean Park House, East Tyndall Street, Cardiff, CF24 5ET
This is the fourth in a series of 5 Digital Literacy training events that the National Training Federation for Wales (NTfW) will be organising. You will see this event focusing on Digital Literacy – Creativity.
The day will be a mixture of input, practical sessions and time for review and evaluation. There will also be the opportunity to obtain Agored Cymru ESfWL Level 2 Digital Creativity accreditation.
NTfW Members £78.00 and non-members £178.00, this will include
refreshments and lunch.
Agored Cymru ESfWL Level 2 Digital Creativity
The cost of the accreditation is being met by Welsh Government as part of the Quality Improvement Plan.
The course is aimed at tutors, trainers and assessors who want to introduce Digital Literacy into their delivery. Participants may also have responsibility for delivering the Essential Digital Literacy Skills (EDLS) qualifications at Entry 3 and Level 1. Participants will have the opportunity to be actively engaged with digital tools, to work collaboratively and to engage in purposeful professional dialogue.
Jo Kelso will be leading the day and she will be focusing on:
- An overview of Essential Digital Literacy Skills (EDLS)
- What is meant by Digital Creativity & how digital Tools and Techniques could be used to solve Digital Creativity problems or tasks
- An overview of Digital Creativity in the EDLS summative assessments
There will also be interactive workshops to develop an understanding of Digital Creativity to enhance delivery and facilitation which will include:
- Understanding how digital tools and techniques can be used creatively
- Developing your skills using digital tools and techniques to create – a Multi Media Resource and a Social Media Solution
- Being able to review creative digital solutions to tasks
The sessions will be designed as a series of linked learning experiences. Participants will have the opportunity to be actively engaged with digital tools, to work collaboratively and to engage in purposeful professional dialogue.
By the end of the day you will have had the opportunity to have developed an understanding of Digital Creativity to enhance delivery and facilitation including:
- Exploring digital literacy as defined in Essential Skills Wales suite of qualifications
- Engaging in activities that can be used to support colleagues and be adapted for delivery
- Exploring and engaging with digital Tools, Technologies and Techniques to enhance learning
- Investigating potential for professional gains using digital literacy within Work-based learning
Every delegate will need to bring a wifi enabled device with them. Please ensure that there are minimal restrictions imposed by your IT departments on these devices as you will need to access a range of different websites/services on the day, this may include downloading apps etc. The preference would be a laptop otherwise tablet or smartphone please.
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Jo Kelso has worked on a consultancy basis for Welsh Government to design, refine and introduce the new Essential Skills Wales suite following review. Jo led the trialling of Essential Employability Skills across FE, Work Based Learning, Adult Community Learning and Pre-16 alternative education and contributed to the content of the Application of Number, Communication and Digital Literacy Skills.
Jo advised Welsh Government on the user experience and management information integration for the pan-Wales Essential Skills Toolkit (WEST) during its design and implementation stages and has led training across the post-16 workforce including design and delivery of Essential Skills for Practitioners awards.
Jo has extensive experience in senior Leadership and Management with particular interest in curriculum design and delivery.
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Accommodation: If you are looking for accommodation the following hotel is within walking distance to the venue, to get the best room rate please visit their website www.premierinn.com
Premier Inn Cardiff City South Hotel
East Moors Industrial Estate, Keen Road, Cardiff, CF24 5JT
Telephone: 0871 527 8198
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