The CUNY J-School will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 2017. There are no classes on Nov. 24, but the campus will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jour75004

Social Media Tools

Course Details

Students will gain an understanding of the many popular and some obscure tools that communities are already using — Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, NextDoor, SeeClickFix, etc. — focusing on their capabilities, how their use affects interactivity and the quality of information, and how they could be used to better inform communities. They will learn how to verify information from social media.