Information society and knowledge

UOC - Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Màsters Oficials
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Price on request

Important information

  • Master
  • Online
  • When:
    October
Description

Official Master's Degree that offers a broad coverage of the changes in society caused by the penetration of information technology into the heart of the knowledge society. It offers 4 pathways through the choice of optional courses: Research in the information and knowledge society; knowledge economy and online business; culture, society and digital communication; internet law, administration and electronic democracy

Important information

Price for Emagister users: Large family, disabled students, victims of terrorism, victims of domestic violence and honours students.

Requirements: European degree or equivalent (graduates, licentiates, engineers), registered in Spain if was obtained outside the European Higher Education Area

Nationally recognised qualification: Official master's degree - Ministry of Education

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
October
Online

What you'll learn on the course

E-commerce
Marketing
ICT society
Technological foundations of the ICT society
Information management for research
Qualitative methods for research into the knowledge society
Quantitative methods for research into the knowledge society
Virtual communities
Digital audio-visual culture
Businesses in the knowledge society

Course programme

Obligatory courses
  • Introduction to the information and knowledge society
  • Technological foundations of the information society

  • Information management for scientific research and writing

  • Final master's dissertation

Obligatory specialization courses
  • Advanced Qualitative Methods in Knowledge Social Research
  • Advanced Quantitative Methods in Knowledge Society Research

  • Virtual communities

  • Digital audio-visual culture

  • Work in the knowledge society

  • The Media in the information society

  • Statistics applied to research into the knowledge society

  • Chaos management: introduction to conflictology

  • Globalization, legal pluralism and the internet

  • Businesses in the knowledge society

  • Legal transformations in the information society

  • Marketing and e-commerce

  • Qualitative methodologies for social research

  • The new economy and e-business

  • Politics and the information society

  • Research Design in Social Sciences

  • Health and internet

  • Technology, economics and society

  • ICT and political processes