Cyberbullying: How can I protect myself?

Institution: University of Ottawa
Category: Faculty of Law
Language: English

Course Description

With the increasing development of the internet, teenagers are getting more active in the virtual world currently. While they can have fun and take advantage of the convenience, risks exist that they might get hurt by someone else on the internet, such as facing cyberbullying. Cyberbullying is the use of technology to harass, threaten, embarrass, or target another person. The mini-class concludes with the following content: What is Cyberbullying? What are the laws in Canada regulating Cyberbullying? Is cyberbullying a kind of crime? What can I do about cyberbullying?