Social Media Influencer

Certificate in Multimedia Production QQI Level 5 (5M5048) – 1 Year

A Social Media Influencer is a user of social media who has established credibility in a specific industry. They have access to a large audience and can persuade others by virtue of their authenticity.

On this course you will learn the fundamentals of influencer marketing through Instagram and YouTube platforms. The course will focus on content creation, attracting followers, building a base, sponsorship, creating short videos and developing a YouTube channel.

On completion of this course a student can progress to Journalism HND, Visual Communications HND, Marketing or develop an online Influencer/YouTube profile.


MLI Social Media Influencing Webinar – Lorraine Harton from Media Literacy Ireland on Vimeo.

Course Content

  • Digital Video Production
  • Computer Illustrated Graphics
  • Blog & Website Creation
  • Digital Marketing
  • Media Analysis
  • Design Skills
  • Communications
  • Personal and Professional Development

Entry Requirements

Candidates need to have completed Leaving Certificate, Leaving Cert Applied, or equivalent.
Mature applicants and those without a formal education are welcome to apply.

Certification

Certificate in Multimedia Production QQI Level 5 (5M5048)

Progression

On completion of this course a student can progress to our Creative Media Production HND, Journalism HND, Visual Communications HND, continue into the world of marketing, or develop an online Influencer/YouTube profile.

Duration

One year

Course Charges

€400

This course is free for those over 21 and in receipt of a social welfare payment*. Click here for more information and to check eligibility.