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Digital Media and Society

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

The world is changing rapidly as a result of digitalisation, globalisation, web connectivity and social media, making it an exciting time to study digital media.

The MSc Digital Media and Society has a strong emphasis on understanding the contemporary environment of multi-platform content development, and the potential of multi-channel networks and their consumption. The course will equip you with the skills and experience to become a digital media expert, providing an ideal pathway to a successful digital career across a range of different sectors.

The MSc is part of research and teaching portfolio in digital. With this course, you’ll gain transferable skills for a digital career, with the flexibility to choose your own learning pathway and learning goals.

You can exit with a PgCert after stage 1

You can exit with a PgDip after stage 2

Entry Requirements

A minimum of a second class Honours degree (2:1 preferred) or equivalent in a computing, communications, or information technology or art-based/social sciences subject with a significant information technology component. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate work experience are encouraged to apply.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

27 months

Department

Arts and Humanities

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.stir.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing