Gjøvik University College (GUC)

Introduction


Gjøvik University College has approximately 2400 students and 270 employees.

Gjøvik University college is a Norwegian university college with an international perspective. 24 countries are represented among our staff the Autumn 2009.

GUC was established as a result of the reorganisation of Norwegian higher education in 1994.

 The study programmes at Gjøvik University College are devided among 3 faculties with 14 basic educations on bachelor level and 3 master programmes. The university college offers study programmes in the subject areas health, care, technology and media. In addition several continuing educations are offered. Several of the study programmes at Gjøvik University College (GUC) are the only ones of its kind in Norway. About 2400 students are studying at the university college at the moment. With a united campus you have everything you need at the same locality: lecture room, computer laboratories, library, reading romm and canteen

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Programs

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Master

Master in Color in Informatics and Media Technology

Campus Full time 2 years January 2017 Norway Oslo

The master programme is broadly interdisciplinary, students conduct research related to one of the following fields: Color image capture, devices and processing; Spectral color science; [+]

The University of Saint-Etienne (France), Gjovik University College (Norway), the University of Granada (Spain), and the University of Joensuu (Finland) have been approved by the EU to deliver a new two years master programme entitled Color in Informatics and Media Technology (CIMET), within the prestigious Erasmus Mundus programme.

The master programme is broadly interdisciplinary, students conduct research related to one of the following fields: Color image capture, devices and processing; Spectral color science; Technologies and models for multi-media systems.

Admission criteriaTo qualify for admission, applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science, physics, optics or imaging science. Admission will be based on academic excellence. The study programme starts autumn 2008. This master programme is broadly interdisciplinary, encompassing photonics, computer vision and imaging science, computer science and media technology as a mix of relevant theoretical and practical knowledge. All courses will be given in English. The programme requests high mobility, but it is possible to mainly study in one host university and attend only one semester in another university.... [-]


Master in Information Security Technology

Campus Full time 2 years January 2017 Norway Oslo

A Master of Science in Information Security will provide you with the knowledge and theoretical background as well as with the requisite skills and attitudes to succeed in this challenging yet eminently rewarding field. [+]

Information Security Information technology permeates all aspects of society and has become critical to industry, government, and individual well-being. Securing these vital services and structures and the availability of trustworthy information whenever and wherever it is required has become both an area of intensive research and also of burgeoning commercial activity.

Contents of the studyA Master of Science in Information Security will provide you with the knowledge and theoretical background as well as with the requisite skills and attitudes to succeed in this challenging yet eminently rewarding field.

Language of instruction is English.

Major areas of study:Crypthography and security mechanisms Network security Intrusion detection and prevention Security management Biometric authentication Information warfare Wireless communication security The Laboratories... [-]


Master in Media Technology

Campus Full time 2 years January 2017 Norway Oslo

Media Technology is technology and methods for supporting human communication over distances in time and space. [+]

Media Technology 

 Media Technology is technology and methods for supporting human communication over distances in time and space. Today’s rich media environment provides unique opportunities for creative and effective communication of an organization’s goals or between a company and its customers.

 

Contents of the study

A Master of Science or a Master of Technology in media technology will provide you with the needed knowledge and theoretical foundations to express your creativity in new and innovative forms. With these qualifications you will be an important resource in any business or organisation that employs digital media.

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