Here you can find entertaining multimedia learning modules on specific topics of digital life. In each focus module, you will learn more about particular competence areas of the Digital Competence Framework for Austria.
Working together online
The learning module “Working together online” bundles important tips for daily online cooperation and focuses on supporting mainly small teams and companies.
In order for the distance collaboration to run smoothly and efficiently while maintaining the team spirit, there are a few things to consider. You will get important information about the necessary equipment and recommendations on software, communication channels and digital applications you can use for online teamwork. You will also get helpful hints on how to manage online teams, good and secure equipment for the home office, a professional online presence, and a contemporary leadership culture.
The following content is currently only available in German:
Start the online learning module "Working together online"
In addition to the focus module "Working together online" see the Practice Note (PDF, in German).
The content presented in the focus module “Working together online” is based on the Digital Competence Framework for Austria – DigComp 2.2 AT and primarily covers competence area 2 “Communication and collaboration”. The learning module “Working together online” was developed on behalf of the former Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs (BMDW).
The power of A.I.
The online learning module "The Power of A.I." provides insights into how artificial intelligence (A.I.) influences our everyday life and how it will continue to change it in the future. However, this learning module is not about programming A.I. systems. Instead, the goal is to get an idea of what A.I. means for our own lives and our future, what benefits A.I. entails and where it could do harm.
We follow the teenager Jessy and the adults Hans and Karin through their daily life. Shopping, watching TV or communicating with friends - everything takes place in the digital space and everyone experiences a digital world that corresponds to their individual preferences. However, how do internet platforms such as Google, Amazon, Netflix and Facebook know what we like and how can they personalise their offers so well? The following content is currently only available in German:
Start the online learning module "The Power of A.I."
The contents presented in the focus module "The Power of A.I." are based on the Digital Competence Framework for Austria - DigComp 2.2 AT and include the areas of competence 0. Foundations and Access, 1. Information and Data Literacy and 4. Safety.
Further links from the online learning module "The Power of A.I.":
- "Elements of AI" - a course offered by the University of Helsinki and the consulting company Reaktor
- Documentation on the "Cambridge Analytics Affair" on Netflix
- "Saferinternet.at" - an Austrian platform for the safe use of the Internet
- MIT's “Fact Checker FEVER” finds fake news online
- The platform www.digitaleberufe.at gives an insight into digital professions and required skills.
- For your own digital competency profile, simply go to the "Checking" section and find suitable courses in the fit4internet catalogue in the "Learning" section.
fit4internet partners in this project are:
The principles and contents of the online learning module were designed in workshops. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the following institutions that have contributed extensively to the workshops:
Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research I DIA Digitalisation Agency | Federation of Austrian Industries I Teach for Austria | TIP Technology and Innovation Partner | University of Vienna | Association mimikama | WIFI Economic Development Institute of the Austrian Chamber of Commerce | Austrian Chamber of Commerce