A new II level Master on Measuring Well-being about to start
The registration is now open for the II level Master “QoLexity – Measuring, Monitoring and Analysis of Quality of Life and its Complexity”, at the University of Florence – Department of Statistics, Informatics, Applications “G. Parenti”.
Defining, measuring, monitoring and analyzing the quality of life in quantitative terms: this is the goal of the master, resulting of an agreement between the University of Florence and the Italian National Institute of Statistics (ISTAT), also as a follow up of the Italian project BES: Equitable and Sustainable Wellbeing in Italy.
The Master aims at developing new skills in managing statistics at analytical, management and communication level, summarizing the recent debate on the topic. As the task to measure quality of life and well-being is a complex one, a multidisciplinary approach will be adopted.
The Master is going to last 12 months; classes will begin on January 20, 2014.
Applications for admission may be submitted until 29 November 2013.
The Master found the cooperation of Eurostat.