What does social media look like after recent events in North Africa and the UK? What will you create? This unique theory/practice programme combines computing and cultural studies to provide people with the practical and critical skills to shape the future of social media. The MA/MSc is a collaborative theory/practice programme across the Department of Computing and the Centre for Cultural Studies, and is part of the newly launched Centre for Creative and Social Technologies.
Official web page: http://www.gold.ac.uk/pg/ma-creating-social-media/ – here you can also read about the modules (Digital Sandbox, Mediating the Social, Software Studies, Digital Research Methods, Internships, and so on).
Developer’s blog: http://macreatingsocialmedia.wordpress.com/ – comments and ideas WELCOME!
NB: The closing date for applications is 31st July 2011