Chair of Social Informatics and Methodology

The Chair of Social Informatics and Methodology has offered the undergraduate (1st level) programme of Social Informatics, the first degree of this kind in the world, since 1984. In the academic year 2021/22, the new two-year master's (2nd level) programme of Social Informatics is offered to the students interested in digital society and data-driven world. One strength of the new Master’s programme is its interdisciplinarity, which means that students can choose between two modules: Data Analytics and Planning of Digital Services. They address the need for a more comprehensive understanding of the role of data science and internet technologies in the digital age.

According to its mission the Chair offers theoretical base and professional knowledge and skills in the fields of social informatics, methodology, and statistics. In this way a graduate of Social Informatics can competently deal with the interaction of information-communication technologies and contemporary societies. Our graduates are employed in private and public sector, in their own companies, in academia, covering a range of professional profiles: web analytics, optimization of information systems and services, statistics and methodology, market research, research management and consulting, business analytics.

Lecturers of Social Informatics participate in a variety of national and international research projects, cooperate with different private and public research organizations in Slovenia and abroad, and publish with world's leading journals and publishers.

New master's programme of Social Informatics

A new master's programme of Social Informatics was launched this year at the Department of Social Informatics.

20. October 2021 | Notifications

Survey Specialist at the UNHCR

The UN Refugee Agency is looking for three new survey specialists.

9. June 2021 | Notifications, Work and study opportunities

Answers to frequently asked questions about the new Social Informatics Master's Program

Summaries of answers from the Information Day 2021 presentation, including relevant links and additional information.

22. May 2021 | Notifications

10th GESIS Summer School in Survey Methodology 2021 – Registration is open!

14 interesting online courses await you! Don't miss this opportunity to expand your knowledge on survey methodology.

24. April 2021 | Notifications

What is tutorship?

Tutorship means systematically guiding students through their studies, not only focusing strictly on their academic development or study difficulties, but also on their personal development.

Purpose of tutoring at FDV:

- Facilitate students' integration into the academic environment.
- Guiding students through the study process and advising on study issues that arise during the study.
- Introducing students to the method of study.
- Informing students about all relevant changes to the rules related to the study process.
- Establishing relationships between participants in the educational process.
- Improving study results.
- Higher quality of studies.

Tutors in the academic year 2021/22:

Tutor for the undergraduate level:
Tutor for the master's level:
Ema Brglez Vili Smolič