Alex Enkerli is a lecturer in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Concordia University. In his new screencast series Alex talks about his use of social media both inside and outside the classroom. He defines himself as an informal ethnographer and has become an expert in the use of social networks for teaching and learning according to friends and colleagues.
Want to acquire a truly comprehensive understanding of what social media in teaching and learning is all about. Alex Enkerli walks you through the basics. Discover new possibilities for using social media for teaching, learning and research.
Note: Please be aware that Concordia University does not currently have a policy concerning the use of social media in teaching and learning. While the question of use of external, third party social media is being investigated, faculty are advised to check with the Vice-Provost, Teaching and Learning, respective Associate Dean or Office of the General Counsel to find out if the tools or platforms in question are deemed acceptable in terms of privacy and security. A determination will be made on a case by case basis until such time as a University-wide policy has been adopted.
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