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DU launches Digital Learning Curriculum

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 10, 2010 - 22:36

New Delhi: With an aim to empower its
students and faculty members with digital skills, Delhi
University oday launched a Digital Learning Curriculum in
collaboration with Microsoft India.

Vice Chancellor Deepak Pental launched the programme
which is expected to benefit nearly one lakhs students.

"Technology has evolved as a key enabler for growth in
the recent times. It has become imperative for students and
faculty to be well versed with IT in order to face and
surmount the challenges of the real world.

"The Digital Learning campaign has been undertaken with
the sole objective of enhancing IT literacy among our students
and teachers, and help them harness their potential," Pental
said.

Under the initiative, IT labs across all colleges will
have the Microsoft Digital Literacy Curriculum installed on
computers. The students in their respective colleges can use
the curriculum in a self-paced e-learning mode.

Once the students have gone through the curriculum, they
will have to undergo an online test. If they pass the test,
they would receive a ILLL-DU-Microsoft Digital Literacy
certification.

PTI

First Published: Wednesday, March 10, 2010 - 22:36

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