Design Informatics MA

University of Edinburgh

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( 4.2) 1319 reviews


Course info

Design informatics combines data science with design thinking in a context of critical enquiry and speculation. We build a value-aware, reflective practice at the interface between data and society by combining theory and research with an open-ended process of making and hacking. Human activity is being constantly shaped by the flow of data and the intelligences that process it, moving towards an algorithmically mediated society. Design informatics asks how we can create products and services... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Computer Science
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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98th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
23rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
15th

Start date and duration

Start date
09-SEP-19
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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£30,700 per year
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Latest Informatics reviews

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07 Dec 18

Design Informatics MA

Teaching is mixed. Extra-curricular is good - theatre year abroad admin was...
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09 Mar 15

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How Informatics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 5 reviews

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4 star 60%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,319 reviews

5 star 34%
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3 star 12%
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University of Edinburgh
CompUniGuide ranking
23rd
Student rating
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( 4.2)
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Inspiring the world since 1583 The University of Edinburgh is one of the world's top universities, consistently ranked in the world's top 50 ( Times Higher Education World Rankings) and placed 18th in the 2019 QS World University Rankings. Their entrepreneurial and cross-disciplinary culture attracts not only students but also staff from 140 countries, which creates a unique Edinburgh experience. The University provides a stimulating working, learning and teaching environment with access to excellent facilities, attracting the world's best, from Nobel Prize winning laureates to future explorers, pioneers and inventors.

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University of Edinburgh

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33 Buccleuch Place
EDINBURGH
EDINBURGH, CITY OF
EH8 9JS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Edinburgh Waverley  0.4 miles away

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