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Digital Media and Society

University of Sheffield

12 months
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19450 GBP/year
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Develop a broad understanding of the interweaving of digital media and society from a sociological perspective. In this Digital Media and Society programme offered by the University of Sheffield, you'll think about digital media developments in terms of a range of social issues, and use visual, qualitative and quantitative methods.

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Overview

This Digital Media and Society course at University of Sheffield offers you a unique opportunity to develop a broad understanding of the interweaving of digital media and society from a sociological perspective.

Key Features 

  • Drawing upon staff expertise in digital media and digital society, this programme will give you a grounding in aspects of digital media, allowing you to specialise in a specific area, or develop your understanding of the following: researching digital society, digital practices, and digital methods.
  • As a student within the Faculty of Social Sciences, you will also benefit from the research and training activities of both the Sheffield Methods Institute and the faculty-wide Digital Society Network. The latter brings together interdisciplinary researchers engaged in research at the cutting-edge of society–technology interactions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Media, Data and Society
  • Researching Digital Society
  • Digital Practices
  • Digital Methods
  • Qualitative OR Statistical Methods
  • Contemporary Challenges: Refugees and Asylum

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum entry requirement is a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant social science discipline.
  • Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19450 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 19450 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8500 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 8500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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