Master's Program in Journalism and Mass Communication in Asia

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Journalism and Mass Communication

A masters is earned after students complete an undergraduate degree program. To obtain a masters, you usually need to complete 12 to 18 college courses that often involve completing comprehensive tests and/or a thesis.

Journalism is a satisfying career that combines the thrill of covering the news story with the satisfaction of a way of life of public duty. Degree programs are composed to provide graduates trained to analyze and figure out the complex events of our times as well as raise journalistic norms in all media.

Asia is the world's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the eastern and northern hemispheres. It covers 8.7% of the Earth's total surface area and comprises 30% of its land area.

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Master Of Communication

Taylor’s University
Campus Full time 1 - 5 years Open Enrollment Malaysia Subang Jaya

This programme explores the nature and functions of communication with a focus on the knowledge and skills required to excel in the fields of communication and media in today’s society. It includes [+]

Master of Communication

This programme explores the nature and functions of communication with a focus on the knowledge and skills required to excel in the fields of communication and media in today’s society. It includes practical input from industry professionals and in-depth analysis of case studies and key issues in the constantly changing media landscape. Students will discover, discuss and examine how communication and the media environment affect our economic growth, political scene, law and policy trends, and cultural and social systems.

Graduates of this programme will have the competencies necessary to tackle contemporary communication issues and enjoy a competitive advantage in the workplace.... [-]


Master in Communications and International Public Relations

National University of Science and Technology MISiS
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

In the Communications and International Public Relations program, professors teach interactive classes, heads of communications agencies share first-hand experience, and students benefit from multicultural discussions and challenging project work. This is a two-year full-time master's degree program. [+]

In the Communications and International Public Relations program, professors teach interactive classes, heads of communications agencies share first-hand experience, and students benefit from multicultural discussions and challenging project work. This two-year full-time master’s degree program focuses on  the promotion of scientific innovations, products, or technologies  through interaction with businesses, government, and international organizations. Courses will be delivered in English by academics and practitioners using innovative educational technologies.

If you are a bachelor’s degree holder proficient in English and striving to be a public relations and communications professional, this program has been designed for you.... [-]


Master of Communications and Media Studies

Monash University Malaysia
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months February 2018 Malaysia Selangor + 1 more

The Master of Communications and Media Studies corresponds with the unprecedented change in communications and media content, forms, technology and policy. [+]

Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication in Asia 2018. The Master of Communications and Media Studies corresponds with the unprecedented change in communications and media content, forms, technology and policy. This program distinguishes itself with wide-ranging implications for business, politics, public administration and everyday life. It specifically caters to the increasing challenges posed by digital media, globalisation and cross-cultural exchange. In examining past, present and future trends, this program seeks to further the understanding of communications and media systems both locally and globally. Contemporary policy debates which shape markets will determine and engage responses to address the changing processes of mediation and consumption. AREAS OF STUDY By undertaking this program, you will learn contemporary skills necessary for participation in and the management of sophisticated communicative processes in regional, urban, national and international contexts. These include critical thinking, cultural sensitivity, advanced reading and communication skills (both written and verbal), and high-level analytical skills. More widely, the degree aims to develop skills in communications and media research. This methodological training will enable you to participate in relevant research-based study and equip you with an edge for today’s competitive workplace. COURSE STRUCTURE The course is made up of 72 credit points (six units) of study. These are divided into the following: (a) Two core units (24 points) Communication research methods Communication theories and practices (b) One of the following capstone/research options (24 points): A capstone unit of Communications research project (12 points) plus one level-5 elective unit (12 points) A Research thesis (24... [-]

Master - Strategic Communications Management In Advertising And Public Relations

Far Eastern Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Vladivostok

The program combines general theoretical and practical training in the field of strategic communication management in advertising and public relations. [+]

Program Overview The program combines general theoretical and practical training in the field of strategic communication management in advertising and public relations. The program examines the strategic principles of modern management information and advertising communications, analyzed the experience and principles of advertising and information campaigns in the Asia-Pacific region. The program content focuses on the contemporary sphere of mass communications and media, the advertising market, as well as trends in the sphere of business information communications development. The program aims at developing practical skills of evaluating the effectiveness of advertising and information campaigns, as well as the use of innovative resources in advertising and PR-activities. acquired competence skills the implementation of research projects; ideas about modern advertising markets; control of the process of creating an advertising and PR-product of various kinds for different target markets and spheres; systematic evaluation of performance in the advertising markets; organization of work in the field of advertising and public relations, including the management, guidance and control functions; ability to work in large companies (including international and holding) organizing and planning the activities of advertising, marketing and information support of the activities of the corporation. Competitive advantages qualified teachers, including well-known theoretical and practical; the presence of a large database of practices in leading organizations of various types in the region; study of regional specificity Asia-Pacific and the Far East of Russia; use FEFU capacity as an interdisciplinary multicultural scientific and educational area; the ability to integrate into international projects in the Far East of... [-]

Master in Business Studies - Business Communication

United International Business Schools
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Belgium Antwerp Brussels Japan Tokyo Spain Barcelona Madrid Switzerland Zurich Lausanne Netherlands Amsterdam Italy Milan Geneva + 15 more

The Master in Business Studies - Specialization in Business Communication program is offered by visiting faculty and are scheduled in an intensive seminar format ... [+]

Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication in Asia 2018. SPECIALIZATION COURSES IN BUSINESS COMMUNICATION Level 500 GSCBC501 Contemporary Business Communication (2) GSCBC502 Effective Public Relations (2) GSCBC503 Negotiation Techniques (2) GSCBC504 Crisis Management (2) Comprehensive Cases in Business Communication (2) Research Project in Business Communication (2) Level 600 Thesis in Business Communication (8) Capstone Project in Business Communication (4) (for Dual Master students only) Admission requirements proficiency in the English language (refer to the admission section for further details) Bachelor degree (or equivalent) No distinction is made between academic or professional Bachelor degrees. Degrees with 180 European credits or 120 American semester credits are considered equivalent. Students who do not hold a business-related Bachelor degree or equivalent may be required to complete an inbound assessment test prior to starting the graduate program, and, depending on the results, earn an additional number of credits in leveling courses from the Pre-Master program in order to be fully prepared for our graduate programs. Students who do not hold a Bachelor degree or equivalent should apply for a Bachelor degree program, or for the Undergraduate Diploma top-up program. Refer to the undergraduate admissions catalog for further details. Students who have 15 or more years of relevant work experience may apply directly for the Pre-Master program and will be required to complete an inbound assessment test prior to starting the graduate program, and, depending on the results, earn an additional number of credits in specific undergraduate courses. e.g. Students who wish to earn a Master... [-]

Master in Journalism

Nakhchivan State University
Campus Full time September 2018 Azerbaijan Nakhchivan

It is the 15th anniversary of the chair "Journalism and world literature," at the Nakhchivan State University in 2017. The staff training of the journalist began at the university from 2001. [+]

Master in Journalism It is the 15th anniversary of the chair "Journalism and world literature," at the Nakhchivan State University in 2017. The staff training of the journalist began at the university from 2001. In 2002"Journalism and world literature" department was established for the purpose of organizing works systematicly and efficiently in this field. The first head of the chair was I.Jafarov, the PhD on philology, assistant- professor. In subsequent years, the PhD on philology, assistant- professor S.Sura led to the chair from 2006 to 2013. Currently, the chair is headed by the PhD on philology Shahla Shiraliyeva. The main directions of scientific researches of the chair are the labor problems of modern Azerbaijan journalism, the history and development of television and radio in Nakhchivan, yesterday and today of Nakhchivan press, television and radio journalism in the twenty-first century, e-journalism, the problems of Azerbaijan journalism history and topical problems of international journalism. The education is in two levels in Azerbaijani (full-time): bachelor and master. 6 are PhD on philology from 8 colleagues of the chair. For the formation of journalist staff, Media Center , University television, "Nuhchikhan" radio, as well as the "New Thought" newspaper are functioning at the university. [-]

M.Cr.A. in Creative Documentary

Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology
Campus Full time 2 years July 2018 India Bangalore

The first film ever made was a documentary. Since then, the practice of filmmaking, and of documentary film in particular, has undergone a huge transformation. New technologies have made way for different stories and unheard voices to emerge and together they have evolved into a variety of forms, styles and genres that allow for highly individualised and creative interpretions of the reality they depict. This forms the crux of the master’s programme in Creative Documentary at Srishti. [+]

Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication in Asia 2018. M.Cr.A. in Creative Documentary The first film ever made was a documentary. Since then, the practice of filmmaking, and of documentary film in particular, has undergone a huge transformation. New technologies have made way for different stories and unheard voices to emerge and together they have evolved into a variety of forms, styles and genres that allow for highly individualised and creative interpretions of the reality they depict. This forms the crux of the master’s programme in Creative Documentary at Srishti. Engaging with social, political, cultural contexts and navigating research processes students will learn to identify cinematic material from the world around them. Grappling with hsitorical, theoretical, ethical, technical and practical aspects of documentary filmmaking, they will work towards the submission of a professionally made thesis documentary. Disciplines This postgraduate program in creative documentary intersects with the following disciplines: Animation Contemporary Art Practices Experimental Media Arts Film Photography Public History Research and Collaboration Students of film courses have the opportunity to engage with and draw upon, the knowledge resources of other schools as well as the labs and centres at Srishti. Center for Public History (CPH) Srishti Films The Kabir Project Key Values in the Curriculum Exploration of personal vision and position Critical response to context Subjectivity, Objectivity and Point of View Ethical and responsible imagemaking Impactful storytelling Course Structure Studios encourage active, contextual learning where students develop core disciplinary skills and knowledge. Studios facilitate collaborative and creative design solutions to... [-]

Master in Informatics and Visual Contents

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 South Korea Busan Lithuania Vilnius + 2 more

The aim of the programme is to prepare the specialists in the field of informatics, capable of creating visual effects (VFX), using and evaluating digital media systems and tools, thus enabling the application of interdisciplinary knowledge through technical and creative interactions for VFX and other digital production. [+]

Informatics and Visual Contents (Joint study programme with Dongseo University, South Korea) - 1st and 2nd semester at Mykolas Romeris University, 3rd and 4th semester at Dongseo University Why this study programme? The aim of the programme is to prepare the specialists in the field of informatics, capable of creating visual effects (VFX), using and evaluating digital media systems and tools, thus enabling the application of interdisciplinary knowledge through technical and creative interactions for VFX and other digital production. Dongseo Univerity (DSU) ranks among the top-50 universities in Asia for internationalization and is a leading university in Korea in its areas of specialization, including Film & Imagery, IT, Design, and Digital Contents; Students of Informatics and visual contents study programme will gain two diplomas - MRU and DSU; During compulsory mobility in Korea students will be able to use all DSU infrastructure and equipment: 3D, 5D animation labs, movie, theater and sound recording studios, Apple graphics classroom, rooftop football pitch, professional swimming pool etc. Entry requirements Bachelor of Informatics, Informatics Engineering, Applied Informatics (Physical Sciences); English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework of Reference for Language approved by the Council of Europe). Distant English language level test is organized for those, who do not possess IELTS or TOEFL certificates. International mobility possibilities The international mobility is required: one year at Dongseo University, in Busan, South Korea. Additionally, students can participate in ERASMUS+ mobility programme which gives a possibility to study at a university... [-]

Master in Intercultural Communication: German - Russian Dialogue

Saint Petersburg State University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia St. Petersburg

The program is taught entirely in German. The program focuses on the improvement of practical communication skills in German. The students write and defend the thesis in German under the supervision of two teachers, a research advisor and a DAAD tutor. [+]

Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication in Asia 2018. Overview Language of instruction: German The program is taught entirely in German. The program focuses on the improvement of practical communication skills in German. The students write and defend the thesis in German under the supervision of two teachers, a research advisor and a DAAD tutor. Programme outline Compulsory courses: History of Linguistics and Methods of Linguistic Research Semiotics in Intercultural Communication Philosophy of Language in the Aspect of Cross-linguistic Communication Teaching Practice Work on Master's Thesis Research Practice Elective courses: Linguistic Fundamentals of Intercultural Communication I Theoretical and Applied Aspects of Functional Stylistics: The Official Style Creative Writing in Theory and Practice of Teaching German as a Foreign Language – I Theoretical and Applied Aspects of Functional Stylistics: The Scientific Style Creative Writing in Theory and Practice of Teaching German as a Foreign Language – II Comparative Typology of German and Russian: Grammar Credits: 120 ECTS [-]

Master in Marketing, Management, Communication & Media

Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

The 18-month Master’s in Marketing, Management, Communications and Media prepares students for career opportunities in diverse fields across the world. The classes combine theoretical knowledge, business, professional and operational methodologies, so as to expand analytic and conceptualisation capacity, preparing for work in an international [+]

Overview The 18-month Master’s in Marketing, Management, Communications and Media prepares students for career opportunities in diverse fields across the world. In today’s evolving marketplace, innovation communication strategies are imperative to enhance individual and national development. With rapid globalization, the current economic environment faces many challenges including changing consumption patterns, increasing competition, talent retention, shifting media platforms, transforming trends in the digital age and socio-cultural issues. As a result, business firms and government entities require their products and services to be deeply linked to communications and social changes. This course will enable students to develop communications, brand, media and management strategies, as well as evaluate them using the right methodologies. This cohesive multi-disciplinary programme covers varied topics crucial for our student’s future careers as key influencers. Students will improve decision-making skills as they learn how to identify new market segments, develop content for different media formats, establish distinctive brand positioning, draft HR policies and manage human assets and communications strategies as well as apply data to craft compelling messages and seamlessly handle critical PR situations. Our faculty is composed of distinguished professors and lecturers from Paris-Sorbonne and the CELSA Graduate School of Communication who have achieved worldwide acclaim and impart a thorough knowledge of Marketing, Management, Communications and Media. International recognition Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi provides the combined experience of three globally renowned French universities including Paris-Sorbonne University, Paris-Descartes University and Pierre and Marie Curie University. This rich heritage of joint excellence is now available in Abu Dhabi under the... [-]

Master of Corporate Communication

Universiti Putra Malaysia
Campus Full time January 2018 Malaysia Selangor

The programme aims to equip candidates with knowledge of theories and applications relevant to the field of corporate communication. In this programme, candidates are exposed to latest developments in the communication industry. Through a series of lectures and practical assignments, the programme aims to contribute to a higher level of professionalism among future and current practitioners of corporate communication and professionals in the media industry. Special focus is given to various aspects of corporate communication, such as planning, preparing, organising and utilising corporate communication in the operation of an organisation. [+]

Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication in Asia 2018. Master of Corporate Communication The programme aims to equip candidates with knowledge of theories and applications relevant to the field of corporate communication. In this programme, candidates are exposed to latest developments in the communication industry. Through a series of lectures and practical assignments, the programme aims to contribute to a higher level of professionalism among future and current practitioners of corporate communication and professionals in the media industry. Special focus is given to various aspects of corporate communication, such as planning, preparing, organising and utilising corporate communication in the operation of an organisation. Entrance Requirements Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication or any related discipline, with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 from a recognised university, Applicants with a CGPA of at least 2.5 must have a minimum of one year work experience after graduation (Bachelor’s Degree) in any related field, Applicants with a CGPA of less than 2.5 but with 3 years or more work experience after graduation (Bachelor’s Degree) may be considered. Additional Requirements Working experience must be AFTER graduation (Bachelor’s Level). Working experience before graduation WILL NOT be considered. Please include proof of employment with your application. For example, verification letter from your employer or letter of appointment or latest pay slip or any other relevant documents. Programme Requirements a. Credit Requirements Candidates pursuing this programme are required to complete a minimum of 40 credits of graduate level coursework. Credits are distributed among compulsory courses, elective... [-]

Convergence Journalism in the Mass-Communication System

Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Kaliningrad

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards (FSES) of Higher Education (HP) is 2 years. Study load of the major higher education programme (Bachelor degree) in accordance with the federal state education standard for higher professional education (FSES HPE) for this field of studies amounts to 120 ECTS points. [+]

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards (FSES) of Higher Education (HP) is 2 years. Study load of the major higher education programme (Bachelor degree) in accordance with the federal state education standard for higher professional education (FSES HPE) for this field of studies amounts to 120 ECTS points. The programme is meant: to develop universal cultural competencies (competencies of social interaction, self-organization and self-management) as well as professional competencies. Master in Journalism is a specialist whose main aim is to ensure sustainable functioning and development of a mass-medium (printed press, television, radio, information agency, e-publications and publications with convergent edition) as well as an enterprise in a related information and communication sphere (publishing house, press-service, advertising agency and PR agency). One of the results of the Master’s programme can be research and pedagogical work in educational institutions in the sphere. [-]

Master Degree of Engineering in Communication and Information System

Harbin Engineering University (HEU)
Campus Full time September 2018 China Harbin

The Communication and Information Systemdiscipline was granted the right of conferring M.Eng in 1989. This discipline has taken the lead in super-wide band information system, ranked first-class in modern communication and information system in north .... [+]

MEng Communication and Information System

 

This Communication and Information System discipline is a site conferring Master and Doctor degree.There are 20 professors and 9 associate professors, 5 doctor tutors and 24 master tutors. The discipline was granted the right of conferring M.Eng in 1989 and D.Eng in 1996. This discipline has taken the lead in super-wide band information system, ranked first-class in modern communication and information system in north-east China. Since its first enrollment, many innovative and excellent intellects are cultivated for economy construction and national defence modernization. Now there are more than 300 MEng students in studying. More than 200 papers are published and over 50 of them were indexed by SCI、EI and ISTP; 55 projects of national and ministry level and 26 projects of industry sectors are under taken. 2 projects are conferred second class award of Heilongjiang province technology progress, 1 project is conferred third class award. Labs for teaching and researching are: super-wide information system lab, communication system lab center, virtual lab, which are cost 800,000yuan RMB. The discipline opened 17 degree courses and required major courses for MEng and D.Eng candidates.... [-]


Master in Film and Television

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Atlanta Savannah Hong Kong Sham Shui Po France Lacoste + 4 more

As a student of film and television at SCAD, you'll acquire diverse technical skills, center yourself as a solid creative and step seamlessly into your professional film career. Our students benefit from an immersive experience in the full spectrum of production roles and responsibilities, focusing on advanced study and practice in both the technical and conceptual aspects of filmmaking. [+]

Film, television and the art of entertainment As a student of film and television at SCAD, you'll acquire diverse technical skills, center yourself as a solid creative and step seamlessly into your professional film career. Our students benefit from an immersive experience in the full spectrum of production roles and responsibilities, focusing on advanced study and practice in both the technical and conceptual aspects of filmmaking. Become a visual storyteller, a multimedia artist and a creative communicator who is fully prepared to step into the professional studio — even before you graduate. M.A. in film and television Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah FILM 501 Technical Elements of Film Production* FILM 502 Conceptual Elements of Film Production* FILM 503 Practical Elements of Film Production* CINE 705 Cinema in Context: From the Fairground to the French New Wave FILM 710 Film and Digital Media Production Technology FILM 717 Postproduction FILM 747 Graduate Seminar in Film and Television FILM 748 Film and Television M.A. Final Project SNDS 701 Sound Design for Film and Video — Directed elective† — Directed elective† — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in film and television Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah FILM 501 Technical Elements of Film Production* FILM 502 Conceptual Elements of Film Production* FILM 503 Practical Elements of Film Production* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art CINE 705 Cinema in Context: From the Fairground to the French New Wave CINE 737 Graduate Seminar in Cinema Studies† FILM 704 Producing for Film... [-]

Multimedia Design

Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities
Campus Full time 2 - 2,5 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

Master’s Degree program " Multimedia Design " in SMSUH is aimed at the creation and development for the design industry and design education qualified personnel potential of new formation for preparation of professionals ready to project activities in the field of design. [+]

Master’s Degree program " Multimedia Design " in SMSUH is aimed at the creation and development for the design industry and design education qualified personnel potential of new formation for preparation of professionals ready to project activities in the field of design. The uniqueness of the educational program:

Preparation of a creative specialist in the field of cloud technologies capable of identifying the cultural meanings and create 3D-images in multimedia products, professional data visualizer, active participant of teams in the field of creative industries, a developer of E-lerning and E-business products. Design, visualization and promotion of multimedia start up project in the Internet environment by types of multimedia products: electronic games, electronic media, electronic educational resources. ... [-]