Skip main navigation

Q&A with our PhD students: what next for Web Science?

Our Web Science PhD students will discuss some contemporary issues relating to the Web that may give a glimpse into what the future holds.
© University of Southampton 2016

Join a discussion about ‘What next for Web Science?’ with some of our Web Science PhD students. On the afternoon of the 15th November (GMT) we will be filming a Q&A session with them.

Our current students have degrees in many different disciplines: Law, Computer Science, Sociology, Psychology, Education, Graphic Design, Archaeology, Management, Politics, International Relations, Economics, Geography, Natural Sciences, Physics, Marketing, Criminology, Theology, English, Film and Languages, Mathematics, to name a few.

Here’s the link to the video on our YouTube channel. We covered most of the questions, albeit briefly, but do feel free to continue the discussions below.

If you have any questions for the team, please either add these into the comments on this step or use the course hashtag #FLwebsci on Twitter. Please use the ‘Like’ buttons as we will be looking to answer the most popular questions.

© University of Southampton 2016
This article is from the free online

Web Science: How the Web Is Changing the World

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Our purpose is to transform access to education.

We offer a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.

We believe learning should be an enjoyable, social experience, so our courses offer the opportunity to discuss what you’re learning with others as you go, helping you make fresh discoveries and form new ideas.
You can unlock new opportunities with unlimited access to hundreds of online short courses for a year by subscribing to our Unlimited package. Build your knowledge with top universities and organisations.

Learn more about how FutureLearn is transforming access to education