LLI 694: Getting Started with Social Media: Facebook and Twitter - Overview

Course Outline:

This course is for anyone interested in learning the basics of social media communication and networking. In this class, students will learn how to create, customize, use, and maintain a Facebook page and Twitter account. In addition, students will explore how to update their status, post photos and videos, connect with friends and business accounts, and become familiar with privacy policies and settings on Facebook. Furthermore, students will learn how to tweet, find accounts to follow on Twitter, and post photos and videos.



Required Textbook & Materials


Meeting Information:

  • Days:   Thursday
  • Dates:   10/15/2015 - 10/29/2015
  • Number of Sessions:   3
  • Time:   Monday & Wednesday - 01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
  • Location:   Takoma Park Community Center

Lesson Plan:

Session I - Thursday, October 15, 2015

  • Course Overview Presentation
  • What is Social Media?
  • What can you do with Social Media?

Session II - Thursday, October 22, 2015

  • Twitter

Session III - Thursday, October 29, 2015

  • Facebook

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