Digital Literacy Masterclass

Understand technology & equip yourself with the digital skills necessary to lead in the modern business landscape, and leverage ICT for strategic advantage.

The course will explore component parts of technology and their relationships; key trends and underpinning laws that steer technological development, to be able to see the big-picture IT and leverage it for various purposes and goals.

Investment: $147.00
Click to add this item to cart.

Course Description

Overview

This course will help business professionals understand technology – how it works, what to expect and key trends shaping the future of businesses. The course will explore component parts of technology and their relationships; key trends and underpinning laws that steer technological development, to be able to see the big-picture IT and leverage it for various purposes and goals.

The ‘triple threat’ of covid, climate change and technology disruption are changing the business environment and basis of global trade. Executives, business owners and working professionals need to understand the basic building blocks of technology, to be able to effectively engage IT service providers, clients and upstream professionals with confidence, with performance impact and to get results.

The course gives a practical, contemporary view of technology to power performance in real time in the workplace or home office.

Target Audience

This course is suitable for company executives, business owners, CFOs, operations management, business administration, management and technical professionals (across engineering, advertising and media, supply chain, consulting, legal, medical, education, security, hospitality, facilities and freelance professionals)

You Will Learn
  • The building blocks that make up technology, and how they relate to each other and to business
  • Present trends in technology and their impacts on work performance
  • How technology fits to processes to drive business and individual performance
  • Communication concerns and appropriate language to interact more effectively with IT professionals, to make better decisions
  • What is required to establish efficient data management structures and supporting infrastructure to enhance your access to, and use of, data
Your Instructor

DR. FAHEEM MOHAMMED: Faheem has over 2 decades of involvement in ICT training, consulting and research at company, sector and national levels. His roles included:

  • Program director for IT Management masters program at a Caribbean Business School (UWI);
  • Business IT faculty on MBA, Marketing, Supply Chain and Public Sector masters programs, executive education courses, and
  • Consulting engagements in digital transformation and technology strategy for growing organisations and start-ups.

He holds a MSc in Strategic Business IT, BSc in Management, and Graduate Certificates in Adult Education, amongst others. Full profile available on the site.

What Past Students Have Said

“This course has provided a fresh outlook and has developed my skills and has added value to my posture as a professional and for that I am thankful.” ~Network Technician

Course Features

Interactive Lectures Engaging, easy-to-follow & using diverse media to suit your preferences
Practical Considerations Using everyday contexts and use-cases to help you understand and apply
Real-time Application Including activities that allow you to apply learnings in your context, in real-time

Reviews

Review Digital Literacy Masterclass.