Register for the online Essentials of Digital Media Management short course, November 2020

Social Weaver and the Sol Plaatje Institute (SPI) for Media Leadership at Rhodes University invite you to join an interactive five-day online course entitled “Essentials of Digital Media Management”, taking place from 23-27 November 2020.

This certificated course is led by our expert digital and social media trainers. It is suitable for all staff who engage with people on various digital and social media platforms and who have to think differently about the content and platforms for which they produce. It will provide participants with insights and practical skills that will equip them to make direct interventions in their respective roles and departments.

In short, the course covers:

  • Digital and mobile media business models
  • Digital media landscape
  • Big data and analytics
  • Multimedia Magic
  • Creating compelling content
  • Media law, ethics and credibility
  • Verification and fighting misinformation
  • How to flourish on Facebook
  • How to get in with Instagram
  • How to tame Twitter
  • Top tips for other platforms
  • Other free tools
  • Content creation using mobile devices
  • Email newsletter management

This online course will be delivered 100% online via a blended model of webinars and online self-study through Social Weaver’s new online learning platform, EduWeaver.

Our courses emphasize interactive learning and knowledge-sharing, especially learning by doing, and represent a useful platform to network with fellow digital media managers from across Africa.

Interested? Leave your details below and we’ll be in touch!