BUAD 6303 - Mktg & Commtng thru Socl Media, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): ( CISY 1103 with D or better or CISY 1003 with D or better or CISY 1023 with D or better ) and ( BUAD 3153 with D or better or TMGT 7153 with D or better )

Level: Upper

Upon completion of this course, the student will understand the key concepts of social media and their application in today's business environment. This course is designed specifically to address business needs related to the design, development, and implementation of social media projects in areas such as customer relationship management (CRM), marketing and public relations, and internal organizational communication. In addition to the presentation of key concepts via lectures, this course will use case studies to illustrate business applications of social media, and hands-on projects in which students will create their personal social brand" online. Students will also work on a larger team project that involves the development of a social media project for a not for profit organization that is selected and approved in coordination with the faculty."