Learning digital literacy skills to enhance employability

Within health and social care sector there is a constantly changing landscape in terms of practice and professional employment.

As a result Coventry University has been looking at ways of equipping students for the jobs market.

It believed it was important to not only facilitate students' confidence in themselves as occupational therapists but also to provide them with skills to enhance their unique selling points.

It combined critical reflection of students' career stories with enhancing their digital literacy skillsusing digital story-telling software.

Coventry University concieved this module using expertise from the Institute of Entrepreneurship, the Department of Leadership and Management, IT Services and the faculty based Learning Technology team.

This downloadable resource - Digital story-telling to enhance occupational therapy students employability - provides information on this module and includes details of the lead.