Course Information

Who is the course for?

Social networking sites are a great way for staying in touch with friends, relatives and reconnecting with old friends from the past. This course provides an introduction to some of the top current social network sites including Facebook and Twitter. The course will help you to set up your own social media accounts and support you to start and remain safe on them.

What does the course involve?

The course will cover:

  • What social networking is
  • What the differences are between different social media sites
  • Setting up Facebook & Twitter and other accounts
  • How to stay safe online

What makes this course special?

This course is designed for anyone wanting to be introduced to social media platforms, from setting up an account, to using the advanced privacy settings on these sites to stay safe online.

What are the assessment methods?

There is no formal assessment, but learners will be tracked by the teacher and on successful observation of completing certain practical skills, they will receive a College certificate. 

How long is the course?

5 weeks (Bridgwater Campus)

What are the College attendance requirements?

One evening per week for 3 hours (Bridgwater Campus)      

Are there any additional costs for the course?

There are no additional costs for the course.

What are the progression options?

Progression options can include a range of other part time courses.

Further Information