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 112
Cost: $45

BUS7011 TBD 1 mtg.

Intermediate Facebook - NEW

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, 10:00 am–12:00 pm
Location: Windward CC, Hale Kuhina 112
Cost: $59
BUS7013  TBD 1 mtg.

Introduction to Social Media

What is social media and how does it work? Find out with this engaging overview of popular social media, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube. Learn what they are and how they are used. Get ideas on how to put social media to work for you, personally and professionally.

Instructor: Jeela Ongley Faria
Class meets: Saturday, 9:00 – 10:30 am
Location: Windward CC, Hale Kuhina 112
Cost: $45

BUS7010 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.