Information & Communication Studies - Information & Social Media

University College Dublin


Course Name Information & Communication Studies - Information & Social Media
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code IS10010
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Autumn
Application Date 2022-2023 Academic Year
Pre-Registration for Autumn 2022 will be reopening in August!

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Duration Autumn Trimester - September to December
Delivery Mode - Face to Face

Student Effort Hours:
Student Effort Type Hours
Specified Learning Activities 30
Autonomous Student Learning 50
Lectures 12
Online Learning 12
Total 104

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Lectures will involve some interaction, bringing a laptop with you would be useful.

Please have assigned readings for that day completed before the start of lecture.
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Course Content

Expand+IS10010 Information & Social Media
Academic Year 2022/2023

Information science and social media influence our everyday lives, yet we rarely take notice or attempt to understand their influence. This module will introduce students to the concepts ...

Number of Credits 5
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