Hacking Fake News

Online Course / Self-paced

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Course Fees

Course Information

Ever questioned the authenticity of the news you come across on social media? With the rise of fake news, we should be more on guard to check if what we read is the real thing. But how? Avoid falling prey to fake news with this microlearning course (MLC).

Why this course is for you?

If your job requires you to do research or comb through various news sources for report writing or data analysis, this MLC will come in handy.

Learning Outcomes

Learn how to identify fake news in different industries and apply fact-checking techniques easily. Gain the knowledge and the skills to pick out fact from fiction, and be aware of the potential impact on business and society in general with the spread of fake news. On top of that, you will also learn about how fake news is created and disseminated.


The course is conducted online.
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Course Fees

This is an Online Course that you can take at your convenience. You will be emailed instructions immediately after successful payment.

As this course is hosted by our partner Gnowbe, you will be directed to their website for payment.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.​

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Course Fees$49.00