This course has concessions available

Social Media Marketing For Business

Do you want to use social media to promote your business? Or are you applying for jobs where you need knowledge of social media? This intensive course has been designed to help get you up to scratch with your social media knowledge and give you the tricks of the trade

Available Classes:

Who is this course for

Do you want to use social media to promote your business? Or are you applying for jobs where you need knowledge of social media? This intensive course has been designed to help get you up to scratch with your social media knowledge and give you the tricks of the trade.

What does this course cover

During this intensive workshop you will learn how to utilise social media to promote your business or
the business/company you work for
By the end of the course students will be able to
- Consider how to use facebook, twitter and instagram effectively and strategically
- Automate your business social media so it automatically posts
- Build a mailing list and send out newsletters using mailchimp
- Plan your social media strategy
You will learn both the theory and the practical 'how to' as this class will be taught in a computer room

What will it be like

Teaching methods:
- Demonstration and verbal explanation
- Written handouts
- Group discussions

Learning methods:
- Hands on practical experience
- Handouts
- One-to-one and group discussion

How will I be assessed?

At the start: Self assessment questionnaire

On the course: Through self assessment, peer assessment and tutor assessment

At the end: Through self assessment, peer assessment and tutor assessment

What else do you need to buy or do

If you already have accounts with facebook, instagram, twitter, mailchimp etc. check that you know
your login details and bring them to class
No study outside of the class is expected

What this course could lead to

You may choose to study another similar course, for example build your website in a weekend or
blogging for business. Alternatively you may want try other business courses at the Mary Ward
Centre (see prospectus).

There is detailed information in Reception about all our courses at the Mary Ward Centre and a library of prospectuses for other London colleges to help you continue your studies. If you need more detailed advice, please ask a member of reception staff, and a half-hour guidance interview can be arranged for you.
Information about other learning opportunities can be obtained from Learn Direct: www.learndirect.co.uk tel: 0800 101 901, and from the following websites: floodlight.co.uk; hotcourses.com

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Concessions:

This course has concessions available for people who meet certain criteria

Got a Question about this Course?

Contact The Departmental Administrator.

Why come to Mary Ward Centre?

Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable.

Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’