2017-2018 Graduate and Professional Studies Programs 
    May 26, 2019  
2017-2018 Graduate and Professional Studies Programs [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DSM 5130 - Psychology of Social Media

The effectiveness of digital and social media depends on developing networks of meaning as well as markets, and in order to market products and services or influence opinions effectively, it is essential to get to know the audience first. By understanding the motivation and behavior of various publics, leaders can make effective decisions regarding products, price promotion and distribution, or messaging in order to improve communication campaigns and support the overall strategic planning of an organization. Topics such as the factors that influence consumer behavior, cultural influences, social stratification, motivation and personality, purchase behavior, and e‐Consumer behavior will be examined in this course. (4 Credits)