Digital Badges are a form of portable microcredential which evidences your investment in particular areas of specialism.
Your badge contains data which authenticates the achievement to you. You can download an image with this data embedded and share it via a 'backpack' (such as Badgr) or use your Rise Transcript to maintain your profile.
You should also share your badges to LinkedIn.
This credential recognises the effort the holder has invested in developing a wide range of digital fluencies. These might range from content creation to analysis and coding – and understanding of the ethics and social implications of technologies. In developing these fluencies, students will have engaged with a range of creative and technical platforms.
Activities that contribute towards gaining these competencies involve digital software certifications; gaining knowledge on the application of digital technology to learning; gaining an appreciation of the benefits of challenges of emerging artificial intelligence technology; the use of technology in content creation; and applying skills in digital technology to societal challenges.
You can view all opportunities which support this badge below. If you’re stuck for where to start, we recommend Video Production Basics and Data Literacy. If you complete both of these self study packs, you will earn your bronze Digital badge!
To Achieve a Bronze Badge You Need to Earn: