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Internet Safety Education

Module: Security and Risks Module: Communication and Social Media

Digital Citizenship: Part 1 Topics


  • What is an Acceptable Use Policy (AUP)?
  • Why is it important to follow the AUP guidelines?


  • What are online risks?
  • How and why should you protect yourself online?

Digital Citizenship: Part 2 Topics


  • What are the guidelines for online communication?
  • What are the rules to follow in a web conference?

Social Media

  • What is social media, and what are some examples?
  • How should you set up a social media account in a way that protects you?

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