Strategic skills are defined as the capacity to utilize digital media and network sources to reach a particular personal or professional goal. Although strategic skills will hardly depend on operational and formal skills alone, together with information skills they serve as the means to reach a particular goal by one’s own initiative. In order to acquire strategic skills, someone must have a high degree of information skills, be critical and analytical. For instance, taking advantage of the internet by developing an orientation toward a particular objective, evaluating your options (e.g hypermedia), taking the right actions to reach this objective and gGaining the benefits resulting from it.
Functions of digital learning within the international mobility programme – perspectives of university students and staff from Europe