Using Facebook as an LMS (Learning Management System)

Offered By
Coursera Community Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Create and manage a learning platform using Facebook.

Clock1 to 2 hours in total
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

This guided project is made to help teachers/instructors to create a Facebook group and use it as a simple, easy to use and functional learning platform for their classes, from A to Z. During this course, you will learn how to fully exploit the possibilities and tools offered by the social media Facebook in a teaching/learning context. Among the learning content, you will find: creation of interactive posts with content for your assessments and class communication; use of the video-call as a live class tool; schedule of exams, assessments and posts and finally creation of a survey to improve the platform and fix the eventual issues. This Guided Project was created by a Coursera community member.

Skills you will develop

Online LearningSocial MediaBlended learning

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Creation of a class group.

  2. Creation of an event for your synchronous classes.

  3. Creation of a post with messages, contents, documents...

  4. Examplification of an assessment or an activity, and show your online presence.

  5. Schedule and post of an exam

  6. Creation of a survey to help fixing the issues and improve the learning platform.

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

Frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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