Information Science

City Student Scholarships Category Duration Admission Requirements Education Institution
Aarhus SU berettiget Bachelors 3 year Gymnasiel Aarhus university
City Aarhus
Student Scholarships SU berettiget
Category Bachelors
Duration 3 year
Admission Requirements Gymnasiel
Education Institution Aarhus university
Information Science

If you are interested in how new technology affects society, believe in artificial intelligence and thinking about networking, skills and knowledge are only buzzwords, or whether there actually is some truth, then information science possibly a studio for you. Here you get behind all these concepts and looks at the consequences of the increasing use of technology in society.

You will be in the studio get to work with how people practical use technology at work, at home or in the context of artistic or cultural experiences. You will with the ballast studio gives you get to participate actively and critically in the development of new information and you will get around issues such as how the knowledge society has occurred and how to design user-friendly IT systems. The study enables you to build bridges between people and technology. To do this you must know both sides

Information Science is thus an interdisciplinary study. This means that there are such diverse subjects as communication theory, organizational theory, history and social science, science, design and computer science disciplines. Besides this you will also have to become familiar with the technology's history from the Stone Age up to today and look at the interaction between man and machine from cognition and perception theories.

Finally, you will also gain expertise in media processing, design and programming. Here you will learn to describe, analyze and design computer-based information systems. You, however, focus on the contexts digital media is part of, and not the technical behind that computer scientists do. There is close contact between students on the subject that have their own IT room and a studio kitchen, where you can make coffee, which can be enjoyed in the cozy sitting area.

Job Opportunities

Technology and organizational consultant, usability specialist, IT project manager, designer of multimedia systems, information and communications staff, organizational and process consultant, entrepreneurs and managers.