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ERIC Number: EJ1113523
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1740-4622
Global Health and Social Media: Using Instagram and Twitter in an Open Online Class for Global Service-Learning Projects
Messner, Marcus; Medina-Messner, Vivian; Guidry, Jeanine
Communication Teacher, v30 n4 p185-189 2016
Course description: An undergraduate open online course used Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to explore global health issues and designed social media campaigns for nonprofit clients. Social media platforms were used as teaching as well as learning platforms to allow students to explore their real life applications in global health contexts.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Africa; South America
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