Digital Citizenship

Malvern International Academy Pte Ltd

Course introduction

Discover the excitement of mobile applications when you learn to download and manage them! Through easy-to-follow tips on how to utilise social and productivity applications, learn to explore the various functions and utilities of the smartphone.

Course Benefits

The 7 hour training will train people aged 40 and above how to transact and communicate online safely, and spot fake news and online scams, among other things.

Course Pre-Requisites

Able to speak and understand simple English

Target Audience

Senior citizens aged  40 and above

Course Outline

  • Social Networking
  • Blogging
  • Networking
  • Search Engine
  • Cloud
  • Government Online Services
  • Online Shopping
  • Online Payment
  • Useful Links

Available Course Sessions

Course Date, Time Reg. Closes On
1 23 Nov' 19, 9.00am to 5.00pm 21 Nov' 19 Register Now
2 02 Dec' 19, 9.00am to 5.00pm 28 Nov' 19 Register Now
3 07 Dec' 19, 9.00am to 5.00pm 04 Dec' 19 Register Now
4 09 Dec' 19, 9.00am to 5.00pm 05 Dec' 19 Register Now
5 18 Dec' 19, 9.00am to 5.00pm 16 Dec' 19 Register Now

Trainer Profile

Thum Cheng Cheong

Mr. Thum has practiced law in various law firms. He was also an in-house legal counsel with local and foreign banks where his responsibilities include legal documentation, credit administration and providing legal advice. He is an ACTA certified trainer and a licensed ThinkBuzan instructor. Mr. Thum currently teaches Business Law for SIM GE diploma in management studies and Contract & Agency Law for SUSS. He has been engaged as a consultant to SIM GE to redesign the Business Law module and to conduct Study Skills workshop. He also plays the roles of module leader and writer of course materials, such as subject guides and teaching guides. Other than academic teaching, Mr. Thum is an active trainer in the area of mind mapping and visual thinking for corporations and learning institutions. He has conducted Mind Mapping and Visual Thinking workshops for executives, managers, Head of departments, educators and lecturers in Singapore and overseas. Mr. Thum was awarded Innovation Seed Grants from SUSS (2017: “improving the quality of student thinking with concept map”) and SIMGE (2018: “Mobile Micro Learning”). In addition, Mr. Thum won 2nd prize in the InnovJAM Mobile Learning Innovation Day (2018), a national competition organised by Institute of Adult Learning for his presentation on “Mobile Micro Learning”.

Mr. Thum is the author of ACCA F4 Corporate & Business Law study guide & revision kit. Mr. Thum graduated with a law degree from NUS with second-class honours. He was called to the bar and is a member of the Singapore Academy of Law.