This program will provide students with diverse training with rigorous and up-to-date multidisciplinary knowledge on the digital society and culture and will provide the skills necessary to assess and manage the social, cultural and communication dimensions of the digital practice. In particular:
This master will provide a broad understanding of the ethical and practical complexities of the digital society, to dialogue with the various stakeholders and actors - from organizations to audiences, that is, from producers to consumers - and to facilitate transparent, secure and democratic implementation of sociotechnical systems.
Skills developed within this master programme are crucial in various professional areas, such as marketing, communications and public relations, design and management of digital strategies in companies and public institutions, information management in online communities, digital journalism, curation and digital management of art and heritage, teaching and education, digital policy (municipalities and government institutions) and legislation on security and privacy.
Portuguese students: 1250 €/year
Foreign students: 7000 €/year
1st phase: 12th february to 22nd march 2024
2nd phase: 3rd June to 17th july 2024
Vacancies for 2024/2025:
a. Holders of a first cycle degree or legal equivalent.
b. Holders of a foreign first cycle degree organized in accordance with the principles of the Bologna Process by a State that adopted it.
c. Holders of foreign academic degrees considered as fulfilling the objectives of the first cycle degree by the Scientific Council of the School of Sciences and Technology.
d. Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum that attests to the capacity to carry out this cycle of studies by the Scientific Council of the School of Sciences and Technology.
Professora Paula Urze
Registration number R/A-Cr 179/2021 on 15/06/2021
Publication date of the accreditation decision: 20/05/2021
Period of validity of the accreditation:
6 years from 31/07/2020
The Applied Social Sciences Department (DCSA) guarantees, at the NOVA School of Science and Technology, the teaching and the research in areas outside the basic sciences and engineering, giving thus our students a structured training in the field of applied social sciences, what passes by having competency in the fields of expression and communication, the relationship between science / technology / society (history, philosophy and contemporary thought) ethics, work organization and economy, management and entrepreneurship.More info