Course Code: JN05
Term: Self Paced - Available until April 2018
Open for Enrollment
Self Paced - Available until April 2018
This course includes individual feedback by the instructor. Your submitted assignment will be graded by them.
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Hello. I’m Sue Llewellyn, your course instructor. I worked for 15 years as a journalist in the BBC TV newsroom and now train journalists in Social Media.
The aim of this course is to help you clearly identify and understand the reasons for using Social Media and to help you and your organisation do your job better.
The course is divided into two sections:
You will be asked to work on a strategy document throughout the course.
By the end of this course you will be able to define a basic social media strategy for yourself or your organisation by:
You can complete this course within 5 hours over multiple sessions.
Mark Frankel - Social Media Editor for BBC News
Samantha Barry - Head of Social and Emerging Media at CNN
Esra Dogmramaci - Senior Digital Editor, Deutche Welle
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Social Media strategy