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Social Media

This Podbriefing is now directly accessible through the University's Central Short Courses pages. Please access via the link below:


Audio Transcript [PDF]



The Social Media Podbriefing focuses on the use and impact of social media within the workplace. It explains the key issues and highlights the University's standards of use.

Content and Aims

The Podbriefing supplements the University's Social Media Policy to which there is a link on the right hand side of this page and at the end of the video.

The Social Media Policy also complements other key policies. You will find the links to these policies under Further Information on the right hand side of this page.

The Office Scenario

The scenario in this video follows Sally, Rob and Dave in a workplace setting and explores how unguarded comments on social media can impact on workplace relations.

Finally, while the scenario depicted in the Podbriefing is fictional, the principles explored are based on the facts of real cases. 




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