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Digital Creativity

cartoon phone playing a bell
cartoon phone playing a bell
cartoon phone playing a bell
cartoon phone playing a bell
cartoon phone playing a bell

Each device image plays a different snippet of The Twelve Days of Christmas when clicked. Try and play the song in order (or create a new version).

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A partridge in a pear tree

Two turtle doves

Three French hens

Four calling birds

Five gold rings

Six geese a-laying

Seven swans a-swimming

Eight maids a-milking

Nine ladies dancing

Ten lords a-leaping

Eleven pipers piping

Twelve drummers drumming

What is digital creativity?

Digital creativity is about using digital tools and technologies to explore creative ideas and new ways of displaying your ideas, research, or work.

Forthcoming training sessions

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Where can I get started?

If you can't wait for one of our Digital Creativity training sessions or you're looking for extra information, we have a selection of online resources to help using these tools and concepts.

Data visualisation

Need to communicate your data in interesting and creative ways? Want to know the possibilities beyond a list of data and statistics? Here we look at the principles of data visualisation from the spreadsheet to the work of art.


Being able to write code and program a computer is a skill that gets ever more useful in our digitally focused world. There's a wealth of creative opportunities - from creating an app to making art - that can be done with some coding knowledge. We look at different programming languages and how to get started.