Creation, problem solving and innovation
Resources for digital creation, problem-solving and innovation
The following resources offer information and advice on different aspects of digital creation, problem-solving and innovation.
Jisc Discovery Tool
You can find more questions to help you evaluate your digital capabilities in the Jisc Discovery Tool, which also contains a wide range of resources to develop the digital skills and knowledge that are most important to you.
As a Leeds student you can enrol on Discovery modules to broaden your studies beyond your core degree subject. Some of the Discovery modules that can help you to develop your understanding of digital creation, problem solving and innovation include:
FutureLearn offers an extensive range of online courses from leading universities and organisations. Students at the University of Leeds have free access to FutureLearn Campus
FutureLearn Campus provides unlimited access to all courses and you can choose to complete tests and receive a digital Certificate of Achievement for particular courses. Sign in with the domain name (eg leeds.ac.uk) and then select the ‘Get free upgrade’ option when you join a course.
A relevant collection of courses is produced by the UAL Creative Computing Institute and the Institute of Coding:
- A practical guide to essential creative technologies.
LinkedIn Learning covers a wide range of topics and software. These courses and videos are presented by experts, including some from the University of Leeds. They are free to access with your student account.
Ask the digital learning team
Do you have a question about digital capabilities or the tools that you use in your studies? Come along to a Digital Drop-in.
Digital Drop-ins provide an informal space for you to work on your digital capabilities, and we’ll be on hand to answer any questions you have with university online systems or software.