Design Informatics MA

University of Edinburgh

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( 4.2) 1601 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

WUSCA student ranking
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98th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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16th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
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10th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
10th

Start date and duration

Start date
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Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2019

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£13,800 per year
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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 ( 4.1) 10 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 70%
3 star 10%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,601 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 54%
3 star 12%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Edinburgh

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

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