Invitation to participate in survey exploring digital literacy in the context of Higher Education Australia

6th October 2017

Fellow news

ALT Fellow, Jo Coldwell-Neilson is seeking your assistance in relation to her Australian Learning and Teaching Fellowship which is exploring digital literacy in the context of Higher Education in Australia.

Jo invites you to participate in a survey of staff who are involved in teaching higher education students. This study aims to:

  1. explore academic staff self-perceptions of their digital literacy capabilities, and
  2. identify academic staff expectations of their students digital literacy skills on entry into higher education institutions.

A Plain Language Statement (PLS) explaining the nature of the research and your commitment, if you chose to participate, can be found here.  If you decide to participate please complete the online survey at Digital Literacy Staff Survey. It will take approximately 15 minutes to complete.

Jo would like to distribute the survey as widely as possible and would appreciate your assistance in doing so. Even if you decide not to participate, please would you share this invitation to your academic colleagues in your academic networks. If you have any questions or concerns about this study please do not hesitate to contact Jo at You can find more information on Jo’s fellowship here.