UOWx activity - Digital Media Ambassador

Digital Media Ambassador

Activity overview

How is this program run?

This program is running both face-to-face and online.

What will I do?

Build up UOWx hours by attending events like Lunar New Year, Holi Festival, Open Day and create content for social media! You will work with the social media team to contribute and curate content that showcases student experiences at the University of Wollongong. Content will be showcased through digital media platforms such as Facebook, TikTok, Instagram & digital publishing for the purpose of increasing online engagement with current students, future students, and alumni.

Content can include but is not limited to Instagram story takeovers, Instagram reel and TikTok video development and written articles.

How will I benefit?

  • Build your confidence with social media and content creation.
  • Exposure to various digital media strategies and platforms through training.
  • Build on your resume to showcase to future employers.
  • Skill development in communication, teamwork and leadership skills.
  • Have the opportunity to establish and/or further develop online personal brand.

How do I apply?

Applications are now open for 2024.

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Are there any special requirements for this role?

This opportunity is available to all current students, however you must have a smartphone with internet access and a familiarity with social media apps.

Is training provided?

An introductory training session is provided, along with social media and digital marketing workshops and training sessions throughout the year.

Minimum requirements for UOWx recognition

You must complete the following:

  • An "engaged" student will need to complete 20 hours in a calendar year
  • A "highly engaged" student will need to complete 35 hours in a calendar year

Further information

For further information about the role, please email smcu-digital@uow.edu.au.

Where? When? Time commitment Type Learning Streams
  • Bega Valley Campus
  • Eurobodalla Campus
  • Liverpool Campus
  • Shoalhaven Campus
  • Southern Highlands Campus
  • Sutherland Campus
  • Sydney CBD Campus
  • Wollongong
  • Autumn Session
  • Spring Session
  • Summer
  • Winter
Minimum of 20 hours over the year.
  • Volunteer
  • Collaboration and Communication
  • Community and Social Change
  • Innovation and Creativity
  • Leadership