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Using Social Media

Undergraduate | LTU-MAC2USM | 2024

Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
12 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024

HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

Using Social Media

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Understand, evaluate and compare social media platforms with respect to their suitability for media content.
    2. Find, evaluate and verify social media sources for use in media content.
    3. Develop a social media dissemination strategy for an original piece of media content.
    4. Understand the legal and ethical framework in which social media platforms operate in Australia.
    5. Apply the key fundamentals of professional writing such as correct grammar, punctuation and attribution as they apply to different media styles.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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