Prepares students to use social media professionally and to culturally engage these same tools of communication with a critical perspective. The course invites students to discover and analyze best practices in social media marketing and community building, as well as to apply theory to critical investigations of the cultural roles and impacts of current digital media, both in North America and around the world, with the goal of helping students become both effective communicators and highly-ethical and faithful global citizens who can positively impact their profession and their society.
Social Media: Theory and Practice
Fulfils University core requirement for social and global inquiry. Fulfills corporate communication media studies requirement. Not offered every year
At least third year standing.