Master in Communication Studies: New Media and Society in Europe

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Program Description

Master in Communication Studies: New Media and Society in Europe

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Academic requirements

Direct access is granted for students with a Belgian academic Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies.
All other applicants' files will be evaluated by the Admission Board on an individual basis. Applicants with an academic bachelor diploma in a field other than Communication Studies may still be accepted provided they take a few additional courses in the form of a short preparatory programme. This preparatory programme can be followed while starting the Master.

Language requirements

In order to be admitted, applicants must be proficient in English.

HOW TO APPLY (to start in September)

In order to apply, you have to fill in the online application form and upload the required documents before the application deadline.

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This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 28, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 23, 2019
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
922 EUR
/year for EEA nationals; 3.950 EUR/year for Non-EEA nationals
Information
Deadline
Sept. 1, 2019
Students who need a visa (typically non-EEA nationals) should apply before 1 April.
Locations
Belgium - Brussels
Start date : Sept. 23, 2019
Application deadline Sept. 1, 2019
Students who need a visa (typically non-EEA nationals) should apply before 1 April.
End date Sept. 15, 2020
Dates
Sept. 23, 2019
Belgium - Brussels
Application deadline Sept. 1, 2019
Students who need a visa (typically non-EEA nationals) should apply before 1 April.
End date Sept. 15, 2020