Digital Civics MRes


Newcastle University

Start Date:

Type

Master's programs

Location

Europe

Newcastle upon Tyne

United Kingdom

Start Date:

Location

United Kingdom

Newcastle upon Tyne

Type

Master's programs


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 Digital Civics MRes 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: technologies local democracy public health and social care 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