Digital Civics is about exploring new ways in which digital technologies can promote public participation in the design and delivery of local services. This includes education, public health and social care and planning. Our programme combines knowledge and skills across all areas of digital civics and digital civic research. This includes: human-computer interaction; interaction design; research methods; ubiquitous and social computing. It also forms the initial training component for the four-year (MRes plus PhD) EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Digital Civics. The course is structured so that you can specialise in one of the following strands:1.technologies ;2.local democracy; 3.public health and social car; 4.community learning. Industry, local government and the third sector are significantly involved on this course. They feature through: the delivery of case studies in your taught modules; seminars; practical classes; project co-supervision.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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