Postgraduate Specialisation - Digital Research and Social Data Analytics
Western Sydney University
This version of the specialisation is available to new and continuing students.
Master of Social Science
Available to students in other Western Sydney University Courses :
The Digital Research and Social Data Analytics specialisation has been designed to incorporate specialised study with the core program in the Master of Social Science. On completion students will have in-depth grounding in theory and research in the social sciences and specialised knowledge and skills in the field of Digital Research and Social Data Analytics. The purpose of the Digital Research and Social Data Analytics specialisation is to develop student’s knowledge and skills in the field of digital data research within a critical social sciences framework. Students completing the specialisation in Digital Research and Social Data Analytics will be well positioned to take-up high level positions within universities and in the public and private spheres as researchers, analysts and social commentators in the field. This specialisation offers cutting edge skills, knowledge and practice generating opportunities for graduates to be at the forefront of developments in the field of digital research, big data and Social Analytics.
Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of the core units from the 1770. Master of Social Science including the Digital Research and Social Data Analytics Specialisation units listed below.
Digital Research and Social Data Analytics
Social Research in the Digital World
Digital Social Research in Action