Internet essentials

Aims and objectives

This module will:

  • help you understand what the internet is and how it is regulated
  • explain the basics of online privacy and cyber security.

At the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • implement strategies to protect your identity and privacy in an online environment
  • identify the elements of uniform resource locators (URLS)
  • resolve common issues with your web browser.

You told us you are worried about your online privacy and cyber security (UQ Student Technology Survey). 

 Privacy      Research      Security
 Approximately 30 minutes

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