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LLI7080

Course
LLI7080
Course Title
Introduction to Social Media 101

Description

Social Media 101 is a hands-on, introductory course to the top three trending social media outlets.  Students will be introduced to Facebook and will also learn about micro-blogging (Twitter) and other networking outlets such as LinkedIn. This course is designed for the beginner who wants to learn more about emerging social media trends and wants to take their introductory knowledge to the next level in follow up sessions. 

Objectives

  • Introduce students to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media outlets 
  • Students will gain basic computer knowledge enabling them to begin  navigate these social media sources

Content

Session One: 

Overview and Intro to Facebook

      Facebook as a social networking tool

Session Two: 

Overview and Intro to Twitter

      Micro-blogging - what is it?

Session Three:

Overview and Intro to LinkedIn

      The various uses of LinkedIn

Prerequisites

A CPCC student login i.d. for computer access

Method of Instruction

Lecture and demonstration

Evaluation

Exam: No

Class participation:  Yes

Demonstration of skills: Yes