New basic skills
DEFINITION: Skills such as information and communication technology (ICT) skills, foreign languages, social, organisational and communication skills, technological culture, entrepreneurship.
COMMENT: Together with basic skills, new basic skills form thekey skills needed to develop in the contemporary knowledge society.
SOURCE: Council of the European Union, 2000.
SOURCE: Cedefop (2014). Terminology of European education and training policy: a selection of 130 terms, 2nd ediction, Luxembourg:Publications Office of the European Union.