Do you love doing Social Networking on Web. It is good news for you if are also fond of earning degrees. The Birmingham School of Media in the United Kingdom has launched a Masters Degree Program in Social Networking. This course will cost 6,327 USDs. The degree is being pitched at PR professionals. It will be beneficial for the students who are looking to go into journalism and PR.

The course is believed to possess a strong thread of individual personal development planning, supporting studies and enhancing your career ambitions. To this end you will undertake a work placement/internship with an organisation that uses social media or is exploring social media.

The university will assist for the placements with an organisation that uses the potential of social media. University’s strong contacts in the creative and cultural sector, regionally, nationally and internationally which will aid in finding appropriate placements and exploring work in these industries.

The course is supposed to cover up knowledge to harness the full potential on Social Networking tools like Blogging, Twitter, Publishing podcasts, Facebook, Wiki, Orkut, Myspace, LinkedIn etc. First batch is supposed to launch on September 2009. For more details visit this link.