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NMC 418 – Viral Content (3)

Online media is often filled with memes, likes, shares, tweets and even hilarious cat videos. Companies like Buzzfeed exist to create, maintain and drive traffic to content. In 2015, collectively the top 10 YouTube content creators made 70.5 million dollars. So, what’s the secret to going viral? This class is designed to look at this question by examining the culture of viral content, the social and psychological influences that shape online behavior and the business of creating and spreading viral content. Throughout the term, students will apply these principle concepts in an attempt to make their own viral content. This course may be subject to Enforced Prerequisites that restrict registration into the course. Check the offerings below for more information.

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TermCRNSecCrP/NInstructorTypeStatusCapAvailWL CapWL Avail
W24352374003Padilla-Miller, A.Online Open25300
Registration Restrictions
Campus Restrictions: +DSC (Dist. Degree Corvallis Student)
Class Notes:

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Su24719614003StaffOnline Open252500
Class Notes: Jun 24-Sep 6 Session 1
Syllabus: Available in Canvas to students enrolled in this course. Or contact department to request syllabus.
Session: Full TermSession 1 (Full Term)
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