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University of Wollongong Australia

Student Digital Skills Hub: Home

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Digital Skills are the skills you use for living, learning and working in a digitally connected world.

Everyone has digital skills, and everyone can continue to learn and develop them. The digital world is constantly changing, so the skills you need keep changing with it. Check out the video to see what digital skills might look like in your life.

The Digital Skills Hub helps you become more aware of the digital capabilities you already have, explore new skills to help you study more effectively, and feel confident that you have the digital skills you need to thrive in your future career.

There are three ways you can interact with the Hub - choose your own adventure!

Choose your own adventure

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I want to evaluate my skills and get a personalised report

Use the Discovery Tool* to get a personalised report plus support resources and a digital badge to add to your eportfolio!

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I want to find quick answers to my questions

Browse the FAQs or ask a question right from the Hub homepage

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I want to understand more about digital skills and behaviours

Explore the six areas of digital capabilities and understand how they are useful every day, from Uni to work to your personal life.

Note: The Discovery Tool is an external service provided by JISC. Your login is only used to gain access to the service. Find more information about how your personal information is used and how to use the Discovery Tool.

Latest Digital Skills FAQs

Popular Digital Skills FAQs

Can't see the answer you need? Try searching our knowledge base.




Where else can I get help?

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Search the AskUOW knowledge base for information for current students.


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Try the Learning Co-Op Live Chat to access peer coaching and academic advice.


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Ask the Library (including Live Chat, phone and email, or submit a ticket) for guidance on finding and evaluating information.


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Contact IT Support for technical support with hardware/software.