Social Media Marketing


    Course Number:  271CTE

    Grade Levels:  9-12

    Credit:  0.5 CTE or Elective credit

    Length:  One semester

    Prerequisites:  None

    Fee:  Current DECA regional, state, and national fee

    Course Overview:  How do Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, and other social media platforms get your attention and motivate you to spend money? Are you interested in how companies use social media to connect with an audience to promote a product, service, or idea? In this class students will learn how social media works, the ethics and laws around social media, and the value of a positive online presence. Students will sharpen their research, writing, and communication skills. Students in this class are members of DECA, providing the opportunity to travel, practice leadership, and compete with students from around the world.