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The University of Sheffield

Digital Media and Society

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 all 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 University's 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.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information

Entry requirements

MSc: The minimum entry requirement is a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant discipline.

English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Assessment methods

Assessment varies across modules and will include a combination of coursework (essays, portfolio and practical work). Formal examination may be required for some optional modules. Students are also expected to complete a dissertation-length project equivalent to 15,000 words in length.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 2 Years

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