Sociology of the Internet

Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities

Program Description

Sociology of the Internet

Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities

Master's Degree program "Sociology of the Internet" is a program of training professionals , providing sociological support of the growing market for telecommunication systems. Creation and promotion of network image of political leaders, brands of commercial companies , reputation management on the Internet , analytics built on cybermetrical methods - basic skills formed during the acquisition of the program "Sociology of the Internet". Practice:

  • Fact-finding – All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center ; Yandex
  • Research - WIP
  • Production - the format of individual internships in partner organizations

Workshops, meetings:

  • V.V. Fedorov VTSIOM Director General . Topic :"Trends of modern sociology"
  • K.S. Borodin (VTSIOM) " Sociology of Social Networks"
  • O.V .Koltsova "Monitoring of social networking "
  • L.A. Pautova (Research Institute , Moscow) "People of the future"
  • A.N. Chumikov (Agency " International Press Club . Chumikov PR and consulting.” Director General.) Subject: "E-democracy in the Russian Federation"
  • A.L .Tulupyev «Predictor Mining»
  • S. GREEN (NES), "Mobilizing of protest in social networks"

Graduate: Master’s degree in Sociology ( Master's Degree program "Sociology of the Internet " ) Certificates: Certificates of cybermetrical programs development (together with companies-developers ) Competence of graduates:

  • ability to develop a program of sociological research ;
  • ability to apply the methods of applied sociology to explore the virtual space ;
  • the ability to use professional programs of statistical data ;
  • ability to apply cybermetrical analysis tools of the Internet space ;
  • ability to analyze and promote the network image and brand of political leaders , parties, commercial companies.


  • Yandex
  • Indem
  • VKontakte
  • Russia Today
  • Niccolo M
  • Internet Research Laboratory (HSE Research Institute, St. Petersburg)
  • Center for Internet and Society (NES)
  • Center for Digital Future (World Internet Project)
  • The Oxford Internet Institute (UK)
  • University of Belgrade , Faculty of Security (Serbia)
  • World Internet Project in Russia

Contact information:

  • Brodovskaya Elena Viktorovna
This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
2 - 2 years
Full time
Russia - Moscow
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Russia - Moscow
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