YOUTUBE FOR BEGINNERS

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

YouTube for Beginners is a comprehensive and interactive course designed to teach young creatives how to start and grow their own YouTube channel. This 5-week program will cover the basic knowledge needed to understand YouTube.

Each 2-hour session is paired with tangible activities that participants will work on during and after class. By the end of the program, participants will learn how to plan, strategize, and create content, how to optimize their videos for growth, and how to remain consistent so they can reach their individual goals.

PROGRAM DETAILS

This program is for youth 17 – 25 years old. All youth are welcome to apply but priority will be given to North York and York residents.

Participants must have the following: 

• 0 – 1,000 subscribers
• Access to a computer
• Smartphone or video camera
• Basic video editing capabilities  

Dates: Thursdays from Nov 19 – Dec 17

Deadline to Apply: November 11 at 11:59pm

Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Place: Zoom

Meet your Instructor : M. Falconer

M.Falconer, is a Toronto based self-taught visual artist. Her work is strongly influenced by Black culture and Pop culture. Her paintings foster a sense of self-love, empowerment and self-expression. She describes her style as “Black Pop Art” due to her use of a bold and unconventional colour palette. Her mission is to use art to empower people of colour and to represent the culture.

Youtube: MelissaFalconer

Instagram: melissafalconer