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White graduation cap icon ETM 1070  Digital Literacy Fundamentals

Digital Literacy Fundamentals

This Online Training (OLT) course introduces digital literacy concept and strategies. Students will understand digital behaviors and practices to support implementations of digital concepts. Students gain foundational level skills to understand the importance of identifying, communicating, and preserving information when operating within a digital environment. Students learn digital approaches that use authoritative sources of systems’ data and models as a continuum across disciplines to support lifecycle activities from concept through disposal.


See this course's concept card for recommended prerequisites.



Required for members of the Engineering and Technical Management (ETM) Functional Area seeking Foundational Certification. This course is also intended for anyone needing a basic course in the use of digital tools in the development process.


Recommended Prerequisites:
  • ACQ 1010 Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
  • ETM 1040 Technical Management Fundamentals
Additional Notes:
  • Any exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).