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:

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

Booking normally opens 30 days before the course begins.
Commences Dates Time Sessions Cost Location Status
5th week Thursday 29 May 13:00-13:50 1 0.00 Lower Ground Floor, Old Road Campus - Research Building, Old Road Campus - Research Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF Booking opens April 29th 2014 Email me when booking opens

Can't make any of these dates? Express an interest in future dates for this course.

Frequency: This course runs once a year subject to teacher availability.