About the Course

This online, self-paced course aimed at assisting community radios to reach out to the previously untouched sections of the communities they serve. The online course has Six Modules with short explainer videos to help community radios learn the fundamentals of Social Media Broadcasting. This online self-paced course has been developed with support from UNESCO. ENROLMENT STATUS: Open for enrolment ENROLMENT DEADLINE: September 01, 2022 COURSE SCHEDULE ENDS: October 22, 2022

Course Objectives/ Outcomes

By the end of this self-paced course, you will be able to: > Use social media effectively to enhance the engagement & reach of your CRS > Employ appropriate tools & techniques in social media broadcasting (SMB) > Use mobile and web apps to create content for SMB > Begin to use social media for your CRS

Enrolment Requirements:

Do enroll if you work/ volunteer for a community radio station. You will need to provide your Aadhar Card (for Indians) and Passport number (foreigners) to enroll as per Govt. of India guidelines. This course is free and open to all.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS: You will need an internet connection, access to a smart phone and a pdf reader. Download the learnX mobile app if you wish to access the course on your smart phone.

CERTIFICATION: On completing the course successfully, you will be issued a course completion certificate issued by the UNESCO Chair on Community Media, Department of Communication, University of Hyderabad.

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