Associazione Italiana per l’Informatica ed il Calcolo Automatico (AICA) the ECDL Foundation National Operator in Italy, offers an ECDL Foundation endorsed programme called MultiMedia.
The purpose of the MultiMedia programme is to ensure awareness, understanding and competence of digital media programs in capturing, manipulating, editing, mixing and exporting digital audio/video data.
It is conceived as a set of three modules:
- basic concepts about digital audio, capture, handle digital audio using appropriate software programs
- basic concepts about digital video, import, organise digital video using appropriate software programs.
- basic understanding of technologies of optical media (CD, DVD), exporting, publishing and sharing video, image slideshow, music.
This new certification brings an enrichment of the actual certification products in the belief that the creative uses of digital media, connected with digital literacy competences, has positive impacts on: thinking skills, problem solving, literacy skills, collaboration.