Learning Objectives

This section aims to unpack the general safety and security considerations in digital storytelling, and to highlight strategies, tactics and decision-making points in the use of technology in the digital storytelling process.

This session will tackle the safety of the storyteller as well those in their stories, and the safety of the stories they are telling in terms of their potential impact on audiences, interested parties and authorities.

By the end of this section, the storyteller will:

  • Understand why it is important to imagine the possible impact of their stories before they start making their stories
  • Gain an understanding of the different safety considerations in making and sharing digital stories
  • Learn about some basics of digital security as it applies to digital storytelling