ICT Skills Acquisition by Older People: Motivations for learning and barriers to progression

Author / Authors :

Sandhu, J., Damodaran, L. and Ramondt, L.

Source / Publishing body :

Association for Education and Ageing (AEA)

Short description in partner language :

Este documento informa los resultados de un proyecto que investiga la participación digital de las personas mayores y los riesgos del uso sostenido de las tecnologías de la información y la comunicación, Factores que motivan a las personas mayores a aprender sobre las TIC y las barreras.

Short description in English :

This paper reports findings from a research project investigating digital engagement of older people and the risks to sustained usage of information and

communication technologies. The factors that motivate older people to learn about ICTs and the barriers they face in the learning process.

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