Career and Community Education
Social Media

Beginning Facebook

New to Facebook? Learn the ins and outs of the largest social network in the world. This hands-on course for the absolute beginner will introduce the basic features of Facebook and guide you as you: create a profile; review privacy settings and online safety; connect with friends and family with meaningful updates and interactions.

Requirements: a laptop, tablet or mobile device you are very comfortable working on. Email access (to confirm account setup.) A digital photo for your profile picture (or plan to take one on that day!)

Instructor: Jeela Ongley Faria
Class meets: Saturday, 8:30 – 10:00 am
Location: Windward CC, Hale Kuhina 114
Cost: $50

BUS7011     TBD 1 mtg.

Intermediate Facebook

You've set up your profile and found some friends, now what? Up your engagement and confidence with this hands-on course. Make the most of the updates, photos and videos you share. Engage with favorite artists, organizations, brands and interest groups. Organize your friend list and your newsfeed to be more useful and relevant. Get up to speed on Facebook Events, Groups and Pages. Explore trending topics, hashtags, check-ins and geotagging options. Bring any specific questions or issues for discussion.

Requirements: Facebook profile and a familiar laptop, tablet or mobile device to access it.

Instructor: Jeela Ongley Faria
Meeting time: Saturday, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: Windward CC, Hale Kuhina 114
Cost: $65

BUS7013 1 mtg.

Introduction to Twitter

Curious about Twitter but don’t know how to begin? Take Introduction to Twitter and learn to use this simple but powerful--and fun--social media network. We’ll create a profile, build our networks, and learn to tweet, retweet, share links, use hashtags, @replies and more, all in 140 characters or less. Bring a laptop or mobile device that you are comfortable operating.

Instructor: Jeela Ongley Faria
Class meets: Saturday, 8:30 – 10:30 am
Location: Windward CC, Hale Kuhina 114

BUS7012 TBD    1 mtg.
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Jeela Ongley Faria is a long-time user of social media for business and pleasure. She is a graduate of UH Manoa and employee of the UH System, where she manages the university’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social media. Her experience in journalism, online production and public relations gives her a multifaceted understanding of social media as a communication tool that anyone can use. She enjoys teaching coworkers and clients how to get the most out of social media and to have fun while doing it.