Media and Digital Skills for Beginners
Duration: One week- July 11 - 15, 2021
Sessions will run daily from 9 am - 12 pm. Enrolled students are expected to spend between two to three hours daily working on their projects independently.
Price: EGP 2,100
Location: Interactive online class via Zoom. Requires a reliable internet connection.
Media, in all its forms, is one of the most powerful tools influencing public thought. Tackling some of the basic concepts of media ethics, this introductory bootcamp in media and digital skills will take a look at the media in the modern world. Through this bootcamp, you will become more informed, which will improve your judgment and prepare you for some of the ethical issues you may confront in your media career. Guided by experts in the field, you will learn to protect yourself from fake news, radicalization, and cyberbullying. Using accessible digital devices, you will learn to craft professional and compelling media content to deliver meaningful messages.
Who may enroll?
High school and freshman university students
No prior knowledge is needed
- Understand how media messages are constructed products
- Critically use and consume media messages
- Demonstrate an understanding of digital tools and mainstream media.
- Create media messages using accessible digital tools
Requirements for a smooth virtual classroom experience
- Laptop, tablet or phone
- Reliable internet connection (ADSL)
- Note-taking tools: pencils/pens/paper
AUC bus service is available for extra fees. Details on the schedule will be shared before the program start date
Accommodation is offered at AUC Residences in case needed
AUC Refund Policy
|Course cancellation due to low enrollment||Three weeks prior to the program start date||100% refund of program fees|
Prior to the program start date
100% refund of program fees