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Social Documentation, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (QS) Potsdam, NY, United States
If you have a broad range of talents and interests, and making a positive global impact is your goal, consider Clarkson University Social Documentation program.
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Overview

Combining a major in the humanities and social sciences with a major in communication and media, you merge a wide range of research skills into a concrete set of production skills.

As a Social Documentation student at Clarkson University, you produce portfolio pieces that explore your intellectual curiosities while demonstrating your ability to deliver in demanding job markets. Whether you are interested in producing oral histories from the under-represented or launching websites and online content that documents social issues, Clarkson works to ensure you find this program appropriate.

Career

With a degree in social documentation, you will be prepared to begin your career in any of the following areas:

  • content creation for the public and private sector
  • social media advocacy
  • web-based education and outreach
  • web-based training content creation
  • support and outreach for NGOs
  • data visualization

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • History of Social Documentation  
  • Major Research Seminar
  • Major Research Project
  • Short Film Screenwriting
  • Cinemas of Resistance
  • Crossing Borders
  • Films From Fiction

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Common Application
  • Official secondary school transcript, mark sheets, and national exam scores (if applicable).
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • SAT or ACT score reports
  • Clarkson SAT code: 2084
  • Clarkson ACT code: 2698
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS score reports
  • Certification of Finances Form
  • Copy of your current passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    49858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49858 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    49858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49858 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Potsdam

  • 892 - 1950 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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