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SLIDE: Student Learning in a Digital Environment: Module 2: The Digital Learning Environment

Aims & Objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Understand the Digital Learning Environment
  • Recognise the technology requirements for studying and the role key systems play in your learning
  • Manage your data in a responsible manner

When you finish the module, you will be able to:

  • Evaluate and choose a digital learning tool or app to suit your learning needs
  • Store and back up your assessments and research data

What’s in this module?

  1. Studying at ECU
  2. Technology requirements
  3. Bringing your own device (BYOD)
  4. Key systems at ECU
  5. ECU learning technologies & apps
  6. Other learning tools & apps
  7. Managing your data
  8. Quiz & feedback


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Module 2 of SLIDE maps to the following strategies within the Digital Literacy Framework:

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Provide students with access to digital learning technologies including relevant technologies in their discipline.
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Educate students about new and emerging technologies and how to design and create accessible digital materials relevant to their specific disciplines.
    Strategy 4.4
Build students’ capacity to adopt and develop new practices with digital learning environments and use digital technologies to develop new ideas in their area of study.


Study Timeline

We recommend completing this module by:

  Orientation Week 


  Approximately 30 minutes


Complete the module