Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship: Your Role and Responsibilities in the Digital Age (11-18)

  • Respecting your own privacy and of others
  • Respecting the digital privacy of yourself and others
  • Digital Law: electronic responsibility for actions and deeds
  • Digital communication tools and netiquette
  • E-mail etiquette
  • Evaluation of online information
  • Safe navigation and keeping your computer safe
  • Cybersafety (real friends vs. digital friends)
  • Cyberbullying and responsibility for self and others
  • Use of technology tools – viruses, phishing
  • Latest trend: blockchain technology
  • Digital footprint: creating a professional online identity
  • Digital footprint: Credit card, financial information

This course is a way to prepare students for a society full of technology. Thanks to this course they will develop the skills and perspectives necessary to live a digital lifestyle that is safe, ethical and responsible as well as innovative, inspired and involved

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