Course name Social Media Opportunities for Work and Leisure
Course date 05.09.2022 - 31.07.2023
Institution Oulu University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field 4everyone HUB
Teacher Markku Kekkonen, Jukka Karlström
Available for open UAS Chargeable
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 15.08.2022 - 31.05.2023
Implementation plan
OPEN UAS Enrolment

Social Media Opportunities for Work and Leisure

05.09.2022 - 31.07.2023

Course description


Student is familiar with the basics of social media and can utilize different social media tools in work environment. The student understands the netiquette and the forming of digital identity. The student knows core concepts of information security in social media and can utilize social media in work environment.


1. Socia media basics and concepts 2. What social media tools, communities and services exist? 3. What are the rules of conduct in social media and how work communities agree on them? 4. What is digital identity and how it is formed? 5. GDPR and CC-licences 6. How can we use social media in work and in leasure time?


No prerequisites needed.

Course way of working and time table

Self-study online course. The course is non-stop, so you can join at any time. However, the studies must be completed by July 31, 2023.