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Digital Literacy: Sustainable Development Opportunities and Reflections in the Information Age
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Chinese Culture University
Computer Science
Information Security
Course Start Date
Course End Date
1 hours per week
English Simplified Chinese
Course Fee
Certificate Fee
NTD 200
Chinese Culture University


Chinese Culture University


Chinese Culture University


About this course

Did you know in 2015, the United Nation set up 17 Sustainable Development Goals or as you may know them as SDGs? What role do you play in SDGs? Education plays an important role for achieving a sustainable society.

In this course, we will focus on security literacy, media literacy, legal literacy, which are aligned with some components of digital literacy. We will also talk about diversified partnerships for sustainability. 

What you'll learn

Having a better understanding of digital literacy can help us promote sustainable development goals and improve our quality of life and the quality of life of generations to come.

Target Learners

College or university students or learner who want to learn SDGs

Course Features

Speaking of security literacy, how secure are your passwords? A famous Taiwanese singer Jay Chou once lost ten million NT dollars by clicking on a phishing url. As a result, the hacker was able to steal his "Bored Ape" NFT. In addition, iThome's 2018 survey on information security risk revealed 2,000 Taiwanese companies are most concerned about "employee negligence due to lack of information security awareness".

During the 2016 US presidential election, misinformation on Facebook received more clicks than trustworthy mainstream media coverage. We've also seen misinformation run rampant during the 2020 epidemic. Regardign the Ukrainian-Russian war that started in 2022, DW's fact-checking team found many fake news and statements claimed by both sides.

In the age of information overload, do you want to know how to spot fake news and improve your media literacy skills?

In 2021, Alpha Securities Investment Consulting in collaboration with SinoPac Securities Corporation announced the new service called "Global ETF Smart Pay". With the help of Alpha's roboadvisor and SinoPac's services, investors have the flexibility to invest with a small amount of money and make better decisions on investing in dollar-cost averaging with global ETF. As more small investors increase in wealth, we are one step closer to achieving financial inclusion.

Digital innovations play an important role in our daily life.But what kind of laws are in place to protect us, so that we can enjoy it to the fullest?

What are the legal issues involving NFT, virtual currency, and blockchain?

What personal data is covered by the Data Protection Act? 

These questions will be answered in this course.

Course Syllabus

Topic 1.Security literacy after the digital transformation and cloud technology
Topic 2.Media Literacy in the Information Age
Topic 3.Multi-Partnerships for Sustainable Development in the Digital Age
Topic 4.Legal Literacy in the Digital Age


Video 60%
Quiz 20%
Homework 20%

Certificate of Completion