PG DIP IN SOCIOLOGY(INTERNET & SOCIETY)
- Availability : In Stock
- Tution Fees : €13,500
- Application Fees : €0
- University : Maynooth University
- Course Duration : 1 Year
- Academic Course Level : Level 9
- Location : Maynooth
- Scholarship : 0
Postgraduate Diploma In Sociology(Internet & Society)
The goal of the Postgraduate Diploma is to provide a learning environment in which students can critically engage with the opportunities and challenges of social life online and develop an analytical skill set that focuses on the application of digital research methods in this sphere.
The Postgraduate Diploma programme offers (1) critical examination of the latest trends in the political economy and cultures of the internet; (2) knowledge of the latest research that engages with the social, ethical and legal aspects of internet use; (3) advanced social and digital research skills that will prepare graduates for researching online and using user data appropriately.
Minimum 60% in Bachelors
IELTS- 6.5 with no band below 6
Graduates of this course will be able to work as social researchers, work in policy, in the media and in a variety of organisations and industries. They will be able to develop, execute and report on research projects for a range of public and private sector goals. Graduates will be able to interface with programmers and designers, and with those working on the statistical analysis of data. There is a demand for digitally literate graduates who understand the social, cultural, political, legal and business aspects of managing transnational online customers and users. The MA is also suitable for those who wish to bring their sociological knowledge to a new level, and potentially move on to doctoral research.