COMM 201 - SOCIAL MEDIA

  • COURSE MODERATOR

Kevin Harrison, DMin

  • TEXTBOOK INFORMATION

The Connected Church: A Social Media Communication Strategy Guide for Churches, Nonprofits and Individuals in Ministry by Natchi Lazarus

https://www.amazon.com/Connected-Church-Communication-Nonprofits-Individuals-ebook/dp/B06W9DWP2X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1515098890&sr=8-1&keywords=social+media+for+churches

BOOK NOT REQUIRED BELOW, BUT IT'S A GREAT READ ON SOCIAL FOR MINISTRY:

Social Media Guide For Ministry by Nils Smith
Amazon Book Link: https://www.amazon.com/Social-Media-Guide-Ministry-What-ebook/dp/B00E5LYHBS/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1484609694&sr=8-1

  • COURSE DOCUMENTS

Syllabus (Please check the new syllabus for course changes)
Lecture Notes and Review
Closed Book Exam (Study Guide for the Closed Book Test)
COMM 201 Discussion Board

  • LECTURES

Course Intro
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1) Social Media in Plain English
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MpIOClX1jPE

2) Social Networking in Plain English
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6a_KF7TYKVc&index=2&list=PL0502AA4E7AF0878A

3) 5 Social Media Guidelines for Churches
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cO9gqKu4CEg

4) How to Use Twitter
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQ8kZY8nzyc

5) How to Maximize Your Church's Social Media Communication
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYjbzuTfld0

6) Church Marketing with Social Media
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zufNB2CjQq4

7) 3 Church Media YouTube Tips
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5u98K6wM0kQ

8)  Tricks To Be A Social Media Pro
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BwpU5u81Bdg

9) Sean's Top Church Social Media Tips
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CI-ZaIErcxs

10) Social Media | 6 Practical Ways to Use it in a Ministry Context w/ Sean Cannell
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hv59ysBczdg

11) Seth Godin: The Tribes We Lead
https://www.ted.com/talks/seth_godin_on_the_tribes_we_lead

  • MAGAZINE ARTICLES

Article 1
Article 2
Article 3
Article 4
Article 5

ALL RESEARCH ARTICLES MAY COME FROM QUESTIA OR A SITE LISTED ON THE WCBCS LIBRARY PAGE ONLY
www.questia.com - (Some students choose a subscription and all payments are made payable to Questia)
www.westcoastbible.org/library (research articles may come from one of these sites) 

  • SPIRITUAL APPLICATION

Daily Family Devotion
Bible Memorization for this class: 
Matthew 28:18-20 (NIV) -  18 Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”

  • ASSIGNMENTS TO BE TAKEN (CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO SUBMIT YOUR MODULE ASSIGNMENTS)

Module One - Reading Assignments
Module Two - Closed Book Exam
Module Three - Closed Note Lecture Exam
Module Four - Magazine Articles Assignment and Research Exam
Module Five - Final Exam

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