United Kingdom, Edinburgh

Business Communication and Social Media

when 30 July 2018 - 10 August 2018
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee GBP 1186

This course looks at how to create impact and gain recognition using social media within a business setting.
With the soaring popularity of social media comes a heightened corporate transparency within international companies, which is now accepted to be one of the key factors for future economic stability. The study of social media in business has become vital not only for students of business and law but a wide range of disciplines.

Course leader

Dr Michaela Bednárová

Course aim

This course aims to provide students with a general understanding of the main functionalities of different forms of social media and how they can be used for the work of an international company. The course is divided into two interconnected sections which include social media functionalities and social media strategies for marketing and corporate dialogue, and the use of the most relevant Internet standards to support data and interactions between users, both internal and external to a company or organization.

Credits info

This is a non-credit bearing course.

Fee info

GBP 1186: Accommodation is not included in the course fees.
GBP 0: Various accommodation packages available. Prices range from £114-489 per week. Please check the University of Edinburgh Summer School website for further details.
Information can be found under 'Fees'.


Scholarships will be made available on the summer school website when announced

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