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DIGCOMP: A Framework for Developing and Understanding Digital Competence in Europe

  • Authors: Author: Anusca Ferrari
    Editors: Yves Punie and Barbara N. Brečko
  • EUR Number: JRC83167
  • Publication date: 8/2013


This is the final report of the DIGCOMP study. It presents a detailed framework for the development of digital competence of all citizens. The framework is the output of a wide stakeholder consultation. It consists of detailed descriptions of all competences that are necessary to be proficient in digital environments and describes them in terms of knowledge, skills, and attitudes. Three proficiency levels are suggested for each competence. The report provides as well a self-assessment grid for mapping digital competence levels.

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