Social Media in South Africa 2

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course information

Course: Short course

Mode: Distance

Study Period: up to 6 months 

Course Code: SMA102OL

course price

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per month

[over 11.9 months]

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Once off payment


Course Overview

The skill set facilitates practical and effective navigation of Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube and Pinterest. It further assists the user to understand and manage security associated with each of these platforms.

During this course, students will cover the following units:

  • Unit 4: Instagram
  • Unit 5: Snapchat
  • Unit 6: YouTube
  • Unit 7: Pinterest

Study period: up to 6 months   


Assessment and Award

Students will have to successfully complete knowledge-based assessments and summative activities on successful completion of this, students will receive an Academy of York Essential Guide to social media 2 Short Course Skills Certificate

Entry Requirements

Students taking this course will need to have access to a computer and internet connectivity to study this course online.


Academy of York is accredited by FASSET SETA, SAIOSH, SABPP, PMSA, COMENSA and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB), and is registered with the QCTO as a Private College.

What our past students said


“It was such an interesting journey, upgrading myself with a certificate in the comfort of my home. The support I received from the student coach was awesome.”

Israel Nkomo


“I would like to extend my gratitude to Academy of York for equipping me with the necessary tools, assistance and enabling me to complete my studies while having to work full-time, being a husband and a dad. I couldn’t have done it without the fanatical support team”.

Liam Byleveld