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Digital Sociology

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2022

About the course

The course provides an introduction to the relationship between internet, social media and society. Topics such as digital media and societal change are discussed from a sociological perspective. Digital media's current social and cultural role and its effects are being analyzed. Special emphasis is to focus on the emerging research field digital sociology. The course also includes thematic areas such as power, democracy, surveillance, work and participation.

The course is taught in English.

Application and eligibility

Digital Sociology, 7.5 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Autumn Term 2022 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

29 September 2022

Ends

31 October 2022

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

General entry requirements Entry requirements

Selection

Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits

Application code

UMU-F2234

Application

Application deadline was 17 January 2022. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 11,625

Total fee

SEK 11,625

Contact us

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Course is given by
Department of Sociology
Contactperson for the course is:
Department of Sociology