The course deals with the complex topics of "Internet and Big Data" in relation to the age group of children between 7 and 12 years and its importance for children. It gives an overview of the development of the internet and its opportunities and risks as well as Big Data and Smart Home in the context of youth and data protection. Furthermore, the course gives an overview of the biggest problematic contents and how to deal with them. Finally, the course shows ways how media education on the topic can succeed at home.
The course is modularised and makes it possible to offer and conduct a media education parents' evening on the topic of "Internet and Big Data (7-12 years)" at educational (leisure) institutions. Learning is promoted through helpful practical materials and the supportive environment on the internet. The course consists of five modules, accompanied throughout by tips, practical exercises and feedback questions.