Course description

Come and learn about all different social media platforms, what they can be used for and why they have become so popular, including: 

  • Facebook 
  • Instagram 
  • Twitter 
  • Snapchat  
  • WhatsApp 
  • And more… 

You will also explore some of the issues with social media and can learn about some of the tools you and others can use to protect yourself and your privacy. 

If you feel like you have been left behind or would just like to know more about social media- this is the course for you! 

What can this course lead to?

This course will support you to progress onto further short courses with us. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 10 November 2022 - 11 November 2022

  • Thursday 10 Nov 2022 to Friday 11 Nov 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £25.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.