Master of Science Degrees in Journalism and Mass Communication

Compare 91 Master of Science Programs in Journalism and Mass Communication

Journalism and Mass Communication

The Master of Science, or MSc, is an academic degree awarded to those who effectively complete about two years of intensive study on a given topic. Many MSc courses offer a combination of classroom and research-based curriculum.

Journalism refers to writing about current events for broadcast news on radio or television, or printed articles for newspapers and other publications. Journalists help stimulate and engage the general public and help inform readers and viewers of the world around them.

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MSc Social Computing

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 China Suzhou

The MSc Social Computing program addresses the market demand, providing specific training for understanding, managing, developing, implementing and commercializing interactive social media on the Internet. [+]

Overview

The internet revolution has generated a socially interactive environment that creates new business opportunities for enterprises. Many international software-development enterprises such as IBM, HP, Microsoft, Google, and SAS have their own social computing/media development teams. Other IT enterprises, such as Apple, Oracle, Cisco and Nokia own products with social computing functions. Similarly, many national and international companies successfully turn significant profits through social network sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Yahoo, Twitter, Google, Myspace, Amazon, Sina Weibo, TaoBao, RenRen, and QQ.

The MSc Social Computing programme addresses market demand by providing you with training for understanding, managing, developing, implementing and commercializing interactive social media on the internet. It will train you for advanced technical or managerial roles in new interdisciplinary areas of social informatics and internet computing.... [-]


Master in Marketing and Communications

Rome Business School
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 year March 2018 Italy Rome + 1 more

Join the most international business school in Europe! This Master's Degree is an ideal choice for the professional looking for a world-class degree programme in these subjects, to start or consolidate a successful career in an international environment. [+]

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The Master in Marketing and Communications at the Rome Business School is an ideal choice for the professional looking for a world-class degree programme in these subjects, to start or consolidate a successful career in an international environment. The quality of the teaching, paid international internships, 2 study tours in Paris and Barcelonaand the career and networking services on offer all contribute to making this programme the perfect fit for those who seek to excel in the job market and in global business.Starting date: each year, in March and October.

Target recipients

The Master’s Degree is designed for all those who are seeking their first exposure to the world of marketing and communications or, for all those who are already working in this environment, but are seeking to expand their knowledge of their own field, all within a structured environment. Students interested in taking part of this Master’s Degree are typically:... [-]


Master in Communication Studies: New Media and Society in Europe

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The Master of Communication Studies is a one-year (60 ECTS) academic master with a focus on New Media and Society in Europe. This unique English language programme focuses on the rapidly changing field of media and communication in a European context. The programme takes an original interdisciplinary approach and allows students to concentrate on business, policy and/or user aspects of new media. [+]

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The Master of Communication Studies is a one-year (60 ECTS) academic master with a focus on New Media and Society in Europe. This unique English language programme focuses on the rapidly changing field of media and communication in a European context. The programme takes an original interdisciplinary approach and allows students to concentrate on business, policy and/or user aspects of new media.New Media and Society in Europe takes an original interdisciplinary approach to new media and allows students to concentrate on business, policy and/or user aspects of new media.

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PROGRAMME CURRICULUM

The programme consists of two semesters. It comprises one set of compulsory courses and one set of optional courses. The optional courses allow students to focus on three specific fields: business and markets, policy and governance, user aspects of new media and society in Europe. Instead of choosing from the optional courses, students can decide to do an internship. More details about the programme's curriculum can be found here. ... [-]

Master of Science in International Business Negotiation

IESEG School of Management Lille - Paris
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Paris

Join our MSc in International Business Negotiation: a one-year program completely taught in English at one of the top business schools in France on our Paris campus. [+]

IÉSEG’s MSc in International Business Negotiation aims to educate effective, versatile and ethical managers, with strong negotiation skills to work in an international context. It offers participants the opportunity to understand all elements of a negotiation process, and to fully engage in an interdisciplinary analyses of negotiation in a global environment.

Participants learn about their own negotiation style and master the art of communication and relational skills, which are both of key importance for constructive negotiation processes. They also develop the ability to effectively drive change, generate creative solutions, and to engage with divergent perspectives. Furthermore, students will gain an understanding of how to apply these negotiation skills to specific international business contexts such as sales management, human resources and dispute resolution.... [-]


Master of Science in Integrated Marketing and Communications (MS-IMC)

Golden Gate University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA San Francisco USA Online + 1 more

A graduate program designed to prepare students for versatile careers in marketing communications, providing in-depth exposure to a variety of communications media. Golden Gate University's Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications program provides students with the skills needed to excel in business-to-business and business-to-consumer marketing. The program recognizes the many ways people consume media and emphasizes how marketers must take a holistic approach to combine traditional media (such as print, outdoor and television) with digital media (including online display ads, social media and search engine marketing). [+]

Master of Science in Integrated Marketing and Communications (MS-IMC)

A graduate program designed to prepare students for versatile careers in marketing communications, providing in-depth exposure to a variety of communications media.

Golden Gate University's Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications program provides students with the skills needed to excel in business-to-business and business-to-consumer marketing. The program recognizes the many ways people consume media and emphasizes how marketers must take a holistic approach to combine traditional media (such as print, outdoor and television) with digital media (including online display ads, social media and search engine marketing). The degree provides students with the knowledge to create and execute marketing strategies that incorporate a variety of tactics to promote products, services, and ideas across industries and target markets.... [-]


MSc in Interactive Digital Media

Trinity College Dublin
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Ireland Dublin

This M.Sc. course provides a foundation in the technologies and media relevant to the digital media sector. The course runs full-time over a twelve-month period. Formal teaching is divided into two twelve-week semesters... [+]

MSc in Interactive Digital Media

This M.Sc. course provides a foundation in the technologies and media relevant to the digital media sector. The course runs full-time over a twelve-month period. Formal teaching is divided into two twelve-week semesters.

Each student selects and commences a research project, which must be submitted in the form of a dissertation of 12,000 words by mid March. Students will also complete a final project, which can be a collaborative development with a number of students from the class . There is significant emphasis on theory rather than on media or software applications. A special laboratory is provided for the class where students can become familiar with software applications.... [-]


Master of Science in Communication

Fort Hays State University Graduate School
Campus Full time Part time 30 - 33 hours August 2018 USA Wichita + 1 more

Two graduate options are available in Communication, the Thesis option, and the Research Report option. Students with inadequate background in the field of communication are [+]

Master of Science in Communication

Two graduate options are available in Communication, the Thesis option, and the Research Report option. Students with an inadequate background in the field of communication are required to take leveling undergraduate coursework which does not apply toward the hours necessary to complete the graduate program of study.

Thesis OptionStudents complete a minimum of 30 hours. All thesis candidates complete a 15-hour core as part of the program of study. Students are required to write a four-hour comprehensive examination after the completion of their coursework. Upon completion of the thesis, the students orally defend the thesis to their graduate committee.... [-]


MSc Marketing Communications

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 United Kingdom Edgbaston

Our MSc is designed for graduates and practising managers already familiar with basic marketing concepts. Building on your existing skills, you will develop an advanced knowledge and understanding of integrated marketing communications within a strategic marketing context and managerial framework. [+]

Advanced communications practitioners can give companies a strong competitive edge, taking their brand into global markets through well-executed advertising campaigns, targeted communications and clear, sustainable strategies. Our MSc is designed for graduates and practising managers already familiar with basic marketing concepts. Building on your existing skills, you will develop an advanced knowledge and understanding of integrated marketing communications within a strategic marketing context and managerial framework.

Recognised by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), this programme will prepare you for a high-level career in marketing communications. You will develop your critical awareness of contemporary strategic marketing issues, have a clear understanding of the role of communications in marketing, and take a critical approach to planning, creating, managing and evaluating communications campaigns, incorporating both traditional and new media.... [-]


Master of Science in Audio-Visual Signal Processing

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

Audio-Visual Signal Processing studies the processing and interpretation of digital signals and their information content and explores all kinds of speech, audio, image and video representations, compressions, processing and delivery. The methods are applied in the fields of media and entertainment, telecommunications, instrumentation and automation. [+]

Audio-Visual Signal Processing studies the processing and interpretation of digital signals and their information content and explores all kinds of speech, audio, image and video representations, compressions, processing, and delivery. The methods are applied in the fields of media and entertainment, telecommunications, instrumentation, and automation.

Suitable backgrounds for Audio-Visual Signal Processing students are previous studies in computer science, electrical engineering, control engineering, mathematics or physics.

Studies

Majoring in Audio-Visual Signal Processing will deepen students' theoretical and practical skills for analyzing signals and designing signal processing methods and systems. The studies provide the knowledge and skills needed to select optimal signal processing methods when confronted with a novel signal processing problem. The goal is to train students to design algorithms and hardware and software implementations of signal processing systems.... [-]


MSc in Corporate Communication

USI Università della Svizzera italiana
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 Switzerland Lugano

Master degree in Corporate Communication develops analytical and decision-making abilities for corporate communication, grounded in a sound knowledge of organization, business economics and management. [+]

Goals and Contents

Corporate communication plays today a key role in the management of organizations, by helping them project who they are and what they do and by participating in the decision making process. In charge of managing relationships with the organization's stakeholders, corporate communication contributes to enhance the quality of corporate and business decisions. It also steers the organizational identity processes at the heart of corporate branding. It therefore contributes to the management of the organization's reputation capital, a key factor influencing the ability of an organization to attract strategic resources. In this it is a strategic partner of other corporate functions: for instance in managing relationships with investors, it interacts with financial managers; in dealing with public authorities and regulators, it collaborates with legal services; in addressing issues of identity and corporate culture, it partners with human resources specialists; in communicating with customers, it collaborates with marketers, etc. Corporate communication specialists therefore need to acquire solid general management skills in order to carry out their roles effectively.... [-]


Master of Science in Global Communication

INSEEC London
Campus Full time August 2018 United Kingdom London

Opened to people from various backgrounds (e.g. marketing, literature, economics,law, languages...), the Master in Global Communication offers both a broad-based education and the [+]

Master of Science in Global Communication

Opened to people from various backgrounds (e.g. marketing, literature, economics,law, languages...), the Master in Global Communication offers both a broad-based education and the opportunity to specialize in Communication. The classes and projects also give students the opportunity to improve their English language skills in the classroom and in the vibrant city of London, reknowned for its dynamism and innovation in the field of communication. The program prepares students for many strategic or operational positions in agencies and companies.

Core Courses

Consumer Psychology and Persuasion Strategies Brand Management Psycho-sociology, Communication Semiotics and Brand Semiology Marketing Research & Studies Management Control Applied to Marketing & Communication International Marketing Business Management & Strategy Sponsorship & Patronage Buzz Marketing Crisis Management & Communication E-Advertising Press Relations & Public Relations Media Planning Methodology of Agency Recommendation Design Strategies [-]

Master of Science in Communication and Media Technologies

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 USA Rochester + 1 more

The degree in Communication and Media Technologies prepares graduates for careers in commerce, education, entertainment, and government as communication experts engaged in the creation of messages and analysis of communication needs and outcomes. [+]

Master of Science in Communication and Media Technologies

Communication and the technologies for message creation and dissemination are at the center of dramatic economic, social, and cultural changes occurring as a result of technological development and global connectedness. The master of science in communication and media technologies (CMT) is an interdisciplinary advanced program of study combining liberal arts courses in communication with coursework in an applied or professional program. CMT graduates will be adept at the analysis of communication problems, the development of solutions, and the creation of messages as a result of their combined training in the social sciences, humanities, and applied technologies.... [-]


Master's Programme in Software Engineering and Digital Transformation

Lappeenranta University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Lappeenranta

The programme addresses the application of engineering principles of software and systems development, including design methodologies, business process and service modeling and re-engineering, operation principles, and maintenance and quality assurance approaches. [+]

Software development and digitalisation are an integral part of the modern society, shaping virtually everything from the objects around us to the ways in which we communicate.

The Master's Programme in Software Engineering and Digital Transformation focuses on developing advanced knowledge and expertise for the design and development of software and digital services and the digital transformation of business processes. The programme addresses the application of engineering principles of software and systems development, including design methodologies, business process and service modeling and re-engineering, operation principles, and maintenance and quality assurance approaches.

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Master Program in Internet and Multimedia Engineering

University Of Genoa (Università Degli Studi Di Genova)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Genoa

The Master Program in Internet and Multimedia Engineering provides advanced education on signal, image, and video processing, networking and telematics, mobile and fixed communications systems, and applied electromagnetics. We build high-level ICT professionals in Internet, Multimedia, and Telecommunication Engineering, with vision and knowledge on the current technology evolution, and ready to face the challenges of the Internet-of-Things, Big Data, Smart Systems and Machine Learning era. [+]

The Program in a Nutshell

The Master Program in Internet and Multimedia Engineering provides advanced education on signal, image, and video processing, networking and telematics, mobile and fixed communications systems, and applied electromagnetics.

We build high-level ICT professionals in Internet, Multimedia, and Telecommunication Engineering, with vision and knowledge on the current technology evolution, and ready to face the challenges of the Internet-of-Things, Big Data, Smart Systems and Machine Learning era.

Our program has a strong characterization toward Internet engineering on one side, and toward signal processing and multimedia systems, either networked or stand-alone, on the other side. Students learn how to address the design, management, and operation of distributed communication and processing architectures and multimedia applications, in mobility and over heterogeneous networks, with diverse levels of smartness and interactivity.... [-]


MSc Cross Cultural Marketing and Negotiation

École de Management de Normandie / Normandy Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Caen

The Cross-Cultural Marketing and Negotiation program equips students with those skills needed in marketing and negotiation in an international environment. By adding a truly cross-cultural perspective to their business education, this program prepares students to communicate with culturally diverse business partners as well as to cooperate in, and to run successfully multi-cultural working groups. [+]

Pedagogy

Two academic semesters (Sept - Jan; Jan - May) on the Campus of Caen, Normandy, France (see programme agenda) including: Over 400 class-contact hrs distributed across 9 modules (see programme content). A 5-week junior consultancy project (provided by the faculty staff - see the HEC Entrepreneurs approach). A 2-week request for proposal project (provided by Keymatch and the faculty staff). A 2-week International negotiation project with students from four different countries. A six months internship (to be served anywhere in the world) and a 20,000-word dissertation (June - Dec). The language of instruction and assessment is English.

Opportunities

The Master’s Degree in Cross-Cultural Marketing and Negotiation meets the demands of professionals in the area of higher education. After a period of integration, future graduates will be able to target a variety of career opportunities such as Product Manager, Category Manager, Business Manager, International Brand Manager, International Sales Manager, International Project Manager, International Marketing Consultant, Export/Import Consultant, etc.... [-]