University of York

University of York

Social Media and Management

The course taught by the Department of Sociology and The York Management School and will give you an understanding of existing and emerging technology and the ability to assess the impact of social media on society, commerce, public and 3rd sector organisations in the UK and worldwide. You will develop business awareness, exploring the history of organisations, environments, and the ways in which both have changed. You will examine how digital information communications technology (ICT) is managed within businesses, as well as exploring alternative strategies for managing ICT in modern organisations. You will learn to identify and analyse the key characteristics of contemporary new media such as Facebook and Twitter, gaining an in-depth understanding of the features of social media and how social media has impacted on society.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 16,290 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 324743