The purpose of Dig-It is to:
- correct the imbalance and inequity of digital education opportunities offered at EU universities to improve student learning opportunities, satisfaction, and success in a digital world
- provide solutions to the barriers preventing some educators from embracing technology to enhance teaching
- explore collaborations between education and industry, to pioneer learning processes and accessibly, convenient Continuous Education (CE)
- create an innovative partnership model of teaching and learning.
The three-year project is led by Prof. Colla McDonald and Dr Maria Cassar, both members of the Distance Education Committee (DEC), University of Malta, and chaired by Pro-Rector Prof. Saviour Zammit.