Master of Arts Program in Tampere Finland

Top Master of Art Programs in Tampere Finland 2017/2018

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A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. A master's degree prepares students to lead or manage. A master's degree also prepares a person for a range of pursuits through specialized study of a field.

The formal higher education system of Finland is the 7-3-2-2 pattern. The university takes two years in vocational or technical education and finally two-year pre-tertiary education. Finland also has several public as well as private universities that have enabled accessibility of higher education to students.

With a population of over 200,000 people, Tampere city is one of the populous cities in Finland; and that number gets a steady rise. The city has 4 institutions of higher learning.

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Master’s Degree Programme in Media Education (Master of Social Sciences or Master of Education)

University of Tampere
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

The programme develops students’ expertise in tutoring the development of conceptual awareness and practical skills that are necessary for competence in reading and writing media, and in creating suitable learning environments in various contexts. [+]

MAs 2017/2018 in Tampere Finland. The next application period for the Master's Degree Programme in Media Education will be in December 2018 - January 2019 for programmes starting in 2019. Degree: Master of Arts or Master of Social Sciences, depending on specialization Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2019 (to be confirmed) Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 10 000 € / year Read more about Scholarships The focus of the programme is on developing expertise in the new discipline of media education. The discipline is formed by the linking of media literacy to information and communication technology in learning, media use and critical thinking in media saturated societies. The programme develops students’ expertise in tutoring the development of conceptual awareness and practical skills that are necessary for competence in reading and writing media, and in creating suitable learning environments in various contexts. The Master’s Degree Programme and research on media education support the current research priorities of its home, School of Communication, Media and Theatre, especially from the perspectives of audiencing and priorities. Collaboration partner of the programme is the School of Education, which contributes to the programme the perspective of pedagogies in mediated learning environments. The Master’s Degree Programme on Media Education benefits broadly from current media and educational studies, especially audience studies, media literacies, education, studies in learning environments and information technologies in education, intercultural education, educational leadership, media management and studies in media culture, theatre and drama. Why Media Education? The programme will facilitate... [-]

Master’s Degree Programme in Gender Studies (Degree: Master of Social Sciences)

University of Tampere
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

The multidisciplinary Master’s Degree in Gender Studies provides advanced training in the field of gender studies for both Finnish and foreign students with a variety of academic backgrounds and career plans. [+]

The next application period for the Master's Degree Programme in Gender Studies will be in December 2018 - January 2019 for programmes starting in 2019. Degree: Master of Social Sciences Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2019 (to be confirmed) Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 10 000 € / year Read more about Scholarships The multidisciplinary Master’s Degree in Gender Studies provides advanced training in the field of gender studies for both Finnish and foreign students with a variety of academic backgrounds and career plans. Incorporating local, cross-cultural and transnational emphases, the curriculum encourages students and faculty from above all the humanities, arts and social sciences to develop innovative, intersectional and interdisciplinary ways of expanding knowledge about gender and sexuality in global, local, and historical contexts. The degree engages the wide-ranging and multidisciplinary perspectives associated with gender studies: queer studies, transgender studies, sexuality studies, race and ethnicity studies, disability studies, area and global studies, cultural studies, postcolonial and transnational studies. This programme is built around the interdisciplinary study of gender and sexuality, bridging the divide between social sciences and the arts and humanities. The Gender Studies programme is designed for students with special interests in social sciences and in the humanities. It addresses the latest debates, using cutting-edge research from this exciting and growing area of study. It considers competing theories and approaches to gender and sexuality, and explores the ways in which these intersect with concepts of race, ethnicity, age, abledness, religion and class. Why MDP... [-]

Master's Degree Programme in Cultural Studies, M.A.

University of Tampere
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

The aim of the Master’s Degree in Cultural Studies is to develop understanding of culture as a dimension of all human practices that produces and defines social realities. The degree program introduces students to contemporary key issues in cultural studies and develops analytical and critical skills in analyzing current cultural phenomena. [+]

MAs 2017/2018 in Tampere Finland. Apply between 1 December 2017 and 17 January 2018 Degree: Master of Arts Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2018 Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 10 000 € / year Read more about Scholarships The degree offers a comprehensive overview of current and emergent cultural realities and theories as well as practical tools for analyzing present-day cultural phenomena. The focus of the programme is in contemporary socio-cultural realities. It explores a world in which different forms of mobilities, crossings of customary borders (e.g. between nation states, economy, politics and culture or forms of expression) and new hybrids produce new cultural articulations and practices. The programme is built on the foundation of the strong research and teaching tradition in cultural studies at the University of Tampere. Study objectives After completing the Master's Degree Programme in Cultural Studies, you will be able to understand the nature of current cultural work identify and use key theoretical perspectives to conceptualize culture and cultural processes make justified and ethical choices in your professional activities give fluent presentations and arguments on particular research area, collect material and analyse it independently and critically operate in a group and argue and report on the basis of systematic research have established a competence to continue studies for a Ph.D. Career opportunities The programme supports the students in building and strengthening the required competencies in the changing environment of cultural production as well as the academia. Cultural Studies programme provides expertise for... [-]