Course Details and Schedule

"Social Media" is another broad term and can cover topics such as email, personal websites, blogs and social networking tools/sites. This course is intended to cover some general risks associate with the use of social media before looking at specifically at email, Facebook and Twitter.This is part of a series of one-hour sessions about staying safe and secure online.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Social media risks
  • Protecting your privacy online
  • Email
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Course information
Intended audience Anyone interested in security issues. Some aspects of the session will be quite technical, but the course is suitable for general users.
Resources Notes and resources will be available online
Format Presentation and discussion
Further information See our pages on information security
Where next? There are seven sessions in the Security and Privacy series of one-hour courses.
Taught using:
Mac OS X (Mavericks) / Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: This course runs once a year subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.