Social media sites have become invaluable tools in education, marketing, and communication for the University of Cumbria, your personal brand, and your future employer(s). Social media plays a crucial role in every student’s life. Tutors and students can connect with each other and utilize these platforms for the benefit of their learning and teaching.
Instant online discussions
Social media is the go-to medium for people to interact. Current staff and students, prospective staff and students, alumni, stakeholders, and the wider community can all communicate with like-minded individuals, have their questions answered, make friends, and network.
The University, and its staff, can use social media to connect with students, prospective students, researchers, and other organizations, but at its heart, social media is about creating relationships with people like you.
It is a very cost-effective communication medium and is often free for the end [….]