Digital Intelligence for Everyone. Do you want to balance digital device use to increase your well-being? Do you struggle with best practices in digital security or in dealing with miscommunications online? Do you see yourself creating digitally, but don’t know where to begin? In this Digital Intelligence specialization, learn to improve your life with digital tools, prevent cyber threats and use digital environments to create and send messages.
By the end of the specialization, you will be able to:
- Use digital tools to improve and maintain well-being.
- Secure and safely operate your digital tools and environment.
- Send and understand messages online, mitigating miscommunication and inappropriate emotional messages.
- Create digital content for audiences while respecting and using intellectual property protections.
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