Online Wikipedia Training

  • This course is only available to pre-registered participants.

  • Wikipedia 101e

    Introduction

    As Wikimedia Ghana User Group has cancelled all offline activities due to the COVID-19 spread, we are bringing our Wikipedia 101 workshops as Wikipedia 101e, instead.

    Start Dates:
    Mon. 6 April 2020 till December 2020

  • Outcome

    This training aims to introduce you to Wikipedia and help you make your first edits.

  • Topics

    Setting Up Your User Account
    What is Wikipedia?
    Anatomy Of A Wikipedia Page From The User’s End
    Anatomy Of A Wikipedia Page From The Editor’s End
    Playing In Your Sandbox
    How To Create A New Wikipedia Article
    How To Edit An Existing Article
    Adding Text
    Adding Images and other Media
    Adding Templates
    Hi There, I Edit Wikipedia
    Quick Wikipedia Editing Rules
    Assignments/Quiz

  • Methodology

    This program is a mix of step-by-step practices and the use of reference material which will make use of audio, video and text media.

    This training will also allow learners to have a one-on-one with the trainer.

  • Tools You Need

    A laptop with stable internet connectivity and a browser

    A smartphone to create your account using the Wikipedia app option, if that is what you prefer.

    Google Meet/Google Hangout

If you are facing any difficulty, email community@wmgh.org