digital literacy teacher


Digital literacy teachers instruct students in the theory and practice of (basic) computer usage. They teach students digital literacy and, optionally, more advanced principles of computer science. They prepare the students with knowledge of software programmes ensure that computer hardware equipment is properly used. Digital literacy teachers construct and revise course content and assignments, and update them according to technological developments.

Alternative label

  • teacher of digital literacy

  • digital literacy teaching practitioner

  • educator in digital literacy

  • digital literacy instructor

  • computer literacy instructor

  • computer literacy teacher

  • digital literacy lecturer

  • digital literacy educator

  • digital literacy trainer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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