LLI 959 Digital Literacy for the 21st Century - Overview

Session I Outline:

Course Overview Presentation
Digital Media Technology and Life Enhancement


  • Define digital technology.
  • Identify why is digital technology is important.
  • Understand the tmpact digital technology has in your life.
  • Understand how digital technology enhances your life.

Student Exercise

Student Exercise 1

  • 1. List the top three questions you have about digital technology?
  • 2. Share your questions with a classmate.
  • 3. Turn In your three questions.

Student Exercise 2

  • 1. Count how many hours per day you interact with digital technology.
  • 2. List the top 3 devices you interact with.
  • 3. List the ways in which you could do these activities without the use of your top three devices.
  • 4. Share your result with a classmate.

Session I Support Links

Technical Terms, Jargon, Acronyms, and Abbreviations

Digital Literacy Links

Encryption Products and Services


Encryption Software Tools 2018

Computing Devices Help Links

Cloud Computing Links

Infrastructure as a service (IaaS) Links

Platform as a service (PaaS) Links

Software as a service (SaaS) Links

Cloud Storage

Cloud Office Applications

Cloud Social Media

Cloud Media Services - Music

Cloud Media Services - Video

E-Learning & Discovery

Opt-Out of Information

Secure Email Services

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