Digital Storytelling Course


Teaching Digital Storytelling in Your Community

What to expect

Interested in learning how technology affects our communities? How about ways we can preserve our stories through new, digital mediums? This course will help you explore topics like these, as the course materials involve you learning about some basic relationships that exist between the physical and digital world.


Created by Hands on Media Education

This course was put together by Hands on Media Education in collaboration with DigitalNWT. Learn more about their unique approach to digital education.



Course lessons and approaches are designed and refined using ongoing community engagement and research. This ensures that DigitalNWT meets the specific needs of Northern residents.

The project is led by the Gwich’in Tribal Council (GTC), the Inuvialuit Regional Corporation (IRC), the Sahtú Renewable Resources Board (SRRB), and the Tłı̨chǫ Government. These organizations are partnering with the University of Alberta, the Smart Communities Society (NWT), Hands On Media Education, and Aurora College to ensure the successful delivery of the program.