Web Science

Extra occupational Master Programme

Web Science Programme: Curriculum

The programme has a duration of 5 semesters, which contain the following modules (the links lead to the Web Science Wiki, where you find the module descriptions):

The instructional philosophy emphasizes project management competencies through projects in nearly every phase of the programme and scientific and communicational competencies through seminal work.

Study Course Plan

Students will attend two modules per semester. Depending on the semester you begin your studies (summer or winter), your studies will start with Foundations & Principles II (FP II) and Web & Society (WS) or Foundations & Principles I (FP I) and Design (D); see the course plan as outlined above.

If you start for example in summer term, your study plan will look like this:

  1. term: FP II, WS
  2. term: FP I, D
  3. term: WPD, DM
  4. term: WC, WTS
  5. term: Master thesis

You may notice, that the modules are always carried out in two academic years. We hereby hope to increase collaboration among students beyond term borders.