Research topic

Digital literacy

Research topics

#57 2017

57: Children and Parents: Media Use and Attitudes – Online Concerns and Mediation Report

Ofcom (Oct 2013)  A summary of the results of the Ofcom’s Children’s Media Literacy Tracker, a large-scale quantitative survey based on…

Children (0-8) Children's behaviour online Digital literacy Parental attitudes Parental mediation Pre-teens (9-12) Teens (13-18)
#56 2017

56: Country Classification – Opportunities, Risks, Harm and Parental Mediation

EU Kids Online and LSE (Sept 2013)  A summary of a report which updates and deepens understanding of cross-national differences among the…

Children's behaviour online Digital literacy International Parental mediation Positive opportunities online Risks
#47 2017

47: Safer Internet Day Report – Have your Say: Listening to young people about their online rights and responsibilities

UK Safer Internet Centre (Feb 2013) A summary of the results of the UK’s largest ever survey into young people’s attitudes…

Children (0-8) Children's behaviour online Digital literacy Inappropriate content online Internet access and use Pre-teens (9-12) Risks Teens (13-18)
#45 2017

45: FOSI Research: The Online Generation Gap – Contrasting Attitudes and Behaviours of Parents and Teens

The Family Online Safety Institute (Nov 2012) A summary of the results of a study based on two nationwide online surveys…

Digital literacy Parental mediation Teens (13-18)
#43 2017

43: Young People’s Online Behaviour : Findings from the European Online Grooming Project

The European Online Grooming Project (Apr 2012) A summary of the results of Phase 3 of the European Online Grooming…

Digital literacy Grooming Pre-teens (9-12) Privacy Risks Teens (13-18)
#39 2017

39: Understanding Children’s Online Activities: Developing Research to Enhance Police Practice

Elena Martellozzo, Middlesex University (Apr 2012)  A summary of the results of a qualitative study conducted in 4 schools located in…

Children's behaviour online Digital literacy Internet access and use Policing Social networking
#26 2017

26: Children and parents media use and attitudes: Ofcom's children's media literacy tracker 2011

Ofcom (Oct 2011)  A large scale quantitative study of media use and attitudes in children, young people and their parents.

Children (0-8) Digital literacy Parental mediation Pre-teens (9-12) Teens (13-18)
#22 2017

22: Attitudes to online privacy

Andy Phippen, University of Plymouth (July 2011) A large scale quantitative study, comprising an online survey of children and young people which…

Digital literacy Pre-teens (9-12) Privacy Teens (13-18)
#15 2017

15: Children’s and young people’s internet use and parental attitudes: Ofcom’s children’s media literacy tracker 2010

Ofcom (April 2011)  A large scale quantitative survey of children and young people’s media literacy, revealing their engagement online and…

Children (0-8) Digital literacy Internet access and use Parental attitudes Pre-teens (9-12) Teens (13-18)
#14 2017

14: Social networking, age and privacy

EU Kids Online and London School of Economics (April 2011) A large scale quantitative survey of children’s use of social…

Digital literacy Internet access and use Pre-teens (9-12) Social networking Teens (13-18)
#03 2017

03: Children’s and young people’s internet use and parental attitudes: Ofcom’s media literacy tracker – wave 1 2010

Ofcom (Aug 2010) A large scale quantitative survey of children and young people’s media literacy, revealing their engagement online and…

Children (0-8) Digital literacy Pre-teens (9-12) Privacy Teens (13-18)
#02 2017

02: Exploring online safety knowledge and evaluating CEOP’s Think U Know (TUK) education programme

Kingston University (July 2009)  A large scale mixed methods study of young people’s knowledge about internet safety and their understanding…

Digital literacy Evaluation Inappropriate content online Pre-teens (9-12) Privacy Risks Teens (13-18)