Journalism – Introduction to Digital Security
Beginners Guide to Digital Security for Journalists – Free Course
What Will I Learn?
- Students will be more conscious of digital security and its relevance.
Students will know about various digital attacks such as viruses, phishing, MiTM attacks, etc.
Students will get some information about the initiatives out there that help support journalists.
- This is a beginners course, and has no prerequisites.
In this beginners’ course, you’ll learn about digital security as it applies to journalists. The course will give you an outline about the digital landscape in which journalists function. You’ll find out about different types of malware attacks, surveillance, cyberstalking with an emphasis on how it affects female journalists. Finally, you’ll learn about some of the initiatives that seek to protect & help journalists, and raise awareness about digital security for journalists.