|Course Title||BTEC Level 1 Award in Social Media|
The Pearson BTEC Level 1 Award in Social Media is for those who work in, or want to work in, the social media and digital marketing sector.
The topics covered include: Principles of Social Media - This unit aims to develop awareness of a wide range of social media platforms, both general use and specialist types. Learners will develop their understanding of how to use social media effectively for personal and business purposes and the benefits and risks associated with that use. Social Media for Personal Use - This unit aims to enable learners to set up, use and maintain appropriate social media tools. Learners will develop the skills required to customise tools, create and optimise content and make the best use of tools and techniques to grow their personal online presence.
This qualification is for those who work in, or want to work in, the social media and digital marketing sector. It gives you the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills related to social media for personal use, develop your own personal growth and engagement in learning and develop knowledge of how businesses use social media.
This qualification can help you progress into further learning or to take up employment.
You will be asked to complete an initial assessment when you attend your enrolment.
The course will run for five hours per week for six weeks.
The course will run on Mondays, 9.30am - 3.00pm, five hours per week for six weeks.
This is a free course however an eligibility criteria applies. Cost if not eligible to be confirmed.
An ambitious A Level student who completed a work experience placement at a local radio station is looking forward to pursuing a career within the media industry.