Social Media & Digital Humanities: Methods/Approaches For Social Scientists
This pre-recorded instantly available ONLINE COURSE will introduce a mix of methodologies & free-to-use and commercial software for the analysis of social media data. Priced at £99 for a LIMITED TIME only (usual price £199).
Welcome to Social Media & Digital Humanities: Methods/Approaches for Social Scientists
A Message From The Instructor
How To Use This Course
What Do You Want Out Of The Course?
Part 1: Overview of Social Media Research Theory
Introduction to Social Media Research
Overview of a Published Social Media Study
Qualitative Methods to Analyse Social Media Data
PDF of a Published Study on Analysing Swine Flu Tweets Using Thematic Analysis
Coding Tweets: An Example of a Dataset
Quantitative Methods to Analyse Social Media Data
Theoretical Frameworks and Netnography
General Benefits and Limitations of Social Media
Part 2: Overview of Practical Social Media Tools
Introduction to Practical Tools
NodeXL for Social Media Analysis
NodeXL Examples Of The 6-Types of Twitter Networks
Example of a Published Study Using NodeXL and Social Network Analysis
Advanced Reading on 6-Types of NodeXL Twitter Network
Commercial Tools for Social Media Research
Free Academic Tools For Social Media Research
Social Media and Image Analysis: an Introduction
Web Scraping to get data from Review Websites, Forums and Social Media
Using NodeXL to Download and Analyse Tweets Quick Start Guide
NodeXL and Automation
Alternative Social Media Research Foundation Quick Start Guide
Quick Start Guide PDF version
Using Mozdeh to download tweets quick start guide
Mozdeh Quick Start Guide
Mozdeh Full Manual
Conclusion and Lessons
Ethical Issues in Social Media Research
Book Chapter on the Ethics of Researching Twitter
End of Course Quiz
Submit Your Social Media Study Assignment
Social Media Expert
Dr. Wasim Ahmed
Dr Ahmed, Lecturer in Digital Business, is a social scientist with a PhD on social media and Digital Humanities. Dr Ahmed has published peer reviewed articles in high impact factor journals on the topic of social media.
He regularly guest lectures on social media research tools with over 70 talks in across 11 countries. He has worked as a consultant advising brands and during his PhD he completed an internship with Manchester United.
Dr Ahmed has years of experience with social media working with government, media, and industry including highly influential individuals.
He is a member of various industry and educational social media groups such as the Social Media Research Foundation and the Association for Information Science and Technology.
Read more about Dr Ahmed:
On his Research Blog: https://wasimahmed.org/about/
On his LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/was3210/
Academics/ Researchers, Masters and PhD students, Research Support Staff and Managers, Library and Information Professionals, Communications and Marketing Professionals, Finance/Banking Professionals, and Entrepreneurs
Upon completion of this course, participants will:
Understand basics of social media research and the many methodologies to analyse social network data
Understand the theoretical aspects of social media research and gain knolwedge of key methodologies to analyse social media research.
Be able to transform communication data (e.g. Facebook, YouTube, Twitter etc.) into network data.
Be familiar with the use of standard tools and software for the analysis of social media data
Be able to devise and conduct social media research for industry and/or academia.
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