(Formerly Convergence Media) Certificate of Completion

Social Media Strategies and Content Marketing

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Social Media Strategies and Content Marketing Certificate Information Session

Saturday, January 20, 2018 | 10am
CSUDH Extended Education EE-1218
1000 E. Victoria Street, Carson, CA 90747
Course#: NBGB 100-01 | Reg#: 23333


The Certificate Program

The Certificate of Completion will prepare an individual with the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary for creating a social media campaign.

What You Will Learn

Upon successful completion, students will be able to:

  • Use tools and techniques for developing a social media campaign.
  • Recognize the importance of graphic design in a successful social media campaign
  • Avoid the pitfalls that can derail a social marketing campaign
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the process for branding.
  • Create a successful campaign for product or service marketing, politics or social movements.
  • Develop a portfolio of content for a social media campaign.

The Location

All classes are offered at California State University, Dominguez Hills in Carson. Classes are convenient for people living and working in or near Los Angeles, Torrance, Long Beach, Carson, Compton, El Segundo, Lomita, Harbor City, Palos Verdes, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, San Pedro, Lawndale, Hawthorne, Gardena, Westchester, Ladera Heights, Lakewood, Paramount, Bellflower, Downey, Inglewood, Wilmington, and other parts of the South Bay and Southern California.

Employment Outlook

Courses are designed to prepare participants for positions that require knowledge of converging media:

  • Social Media Director
  • Advertising, Promotions, or Marketing Manager
  • Crafters and Fine Artists
  • Editors
  • Graphic Designers
  • Producers and Directors
  • Public relations specialists
  • Reporters, Correspondents, and Broadcast News Analysts
  • Writers and Authors

Who Should Attend

Professionals who need to know how social media can be used for marketing and advertising.

Eligibility Requirements

Limited computer experience is needed to take these courses. You are required to have a laptop or tablet that you can bring to each class.

Special Features

All classes are offered on the CSUDH campus in Carson. Wi-fi will be available for use by students.

Certificate Requirements

A Certificate of Completion will be awarded upon the completion of five required courses. All courses provide Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Prerequisites are listed with the description of each class. Coursework of registered students will be recorded on a permanent CSUDH transcript.

  Note: Once you have completed all the courses in the certificate, you may apply to receive the certificate

Required Courses (required textbooks listed on Course/Schedule/Cost page)

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Information & Registration

There are no prerequisites for enrollment and no admission process. When you're ready to register, call 310-243-3741.

Have questions about the program? Call 310-243-2075, email learn@csudh.edu, or use our LiveChat ↘ to ask questions or leave a detailed message about this program.