1.2 The Digital Divide

These are the different forms of the Digital Divide and its implications. A Socio-Economic Divide The Socio-economic divide exists because of factors related to the gap between developed and developing countries. This means that developing areas in which the public lack access to information on the internet through digital devices, are currently experiencing the digital […]

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1.1 Digital Citizenship

Ribble (2011) identifies nine elements that make up digital citizenship, encompassing the issue of the use, abuse and misuse of technology. The elements are as follows: These elements are then grouped together to effectively analyse the relevancy of Riddle’s theory. There are 3 groups, which include: Learning/ Working: Digital Access, Communication & Literacy. Digital Access: Working towards […]

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