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Centre for Media Studies

MA Global Digital Cultures


Start of programme: September 2015

Mode of Attendance: Full Time or Part Time

  • Understand the historical development of digital technologies and the internet
    Explore the impact and meaning of such technologies in diverse economic, political and cultural realms, especially within the global South
  • ¬†Become familiar with contemporary theories of the digital and their adequacy for understanding the global South
  • ¬†Understand the range of new research tools for understanding the Internet, social media and big data
  • ¬†Develop coherent arguments about these topics in both written and oral forms

Explore the shifting lines between theory and practice by becoming digital adepts, developing collective and individual blogs and acquiring other digital multi-media skills

Email: as98@soas.ac.uk

Phone: +44 (0)20 7898 4422


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Teaching & Learning

A Student's Perspective

If you have ever wondered why you are the only person you know who is remotely interested in the Sogdian language, Achaemenid legal codes or Biblical references to the playing of the lute, take heart. SOAS is waiting for you.

Fiona O’Cleirigh