Masters Programs in Media Technology

Compare 8 Masters Programs in Media Technology

Media Technology

A masters degree in media technology is a post graduate degree program that seeks to provide a workforce to the media organizations with skills necessary to handle the ever increasing challenges in the mass communication field. The challenges facing the media organizations are caused by the ever advancing technologies in media world and the globalization of the contents. Therefore, the need for a workforce that is both dynamic and qualified has never been higher. A quality education in media technology puts one at the forefront in the field and presents one with a host of career opportunities.

A masters degree in media technology is designed to target individuals working in communication-related fields and that are seeking to further their positions in their respective fields. There are a variety of fields available for specialization depending on the specific sector in the mass communication world that one works in and individuals can choose depending on the interests and career goals of an individual.

On completion of the masters degree in media technology, the graduates can take up job offers in: media houses, advertising and public relations firms, NGOs, and production companies. The masters program is considered a portable degree program as it allows a graduate to work in a variety of places worldwide because of the globalization and standardization of content. The program prepares graduates to enter the middle and senior levels in the media field; functional areas such as editing, reporting, feature production, and content production.

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Master in Creative Sound and Media Technology

Bath Spa University
Online Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom Bath + 2 more

This course is designed for individuals with experience in music technology and related disciplines. You’ll explore the field in more depth, and broaden your experience in interdisciplinary and multimedia work. [+]

Develop your skills in music technology in an experimental and creative environment.*

Flexible and innovative teaching methods, including Distance Learning options.

Designed for musicians, artists and creative technologists from a wide variety of backgrounds.

No genre boundaries – we cover electroacoustic, acousmatic and computer music, electronica and dance music, sound art, audiovisual performance and more.

*Please note, subject to final approval, this course is being replaced by MA Sound, with three pathways:

Sound Arts Sound Design Sound Production

More information will be available shortly. Please email Course Director, Professor Joseph Hyde, j.hyde@bathspa.ac.uk if you have any questions.... [-]


Master in Communication Technologies and Multimedia

University of Brescia
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Brescia

The Master Course in Communication Technologies and Multimedia educates highly qualified professionals, with a solid background in the theoretical foundations of the disciplines which are the basis of telecommunications. [+]

Entry requirements:

Having adequate knowledge at the level of a Bachelor degree, consistent with the disciplines covered by the Master Degree course.

Duration of the course:

2 years (120 credits)

Educational goals:

The Master Course in Communication Technologies and Multimedia educates highly qualified professionals, with a solid background in the theoretical foundations of the disciplines which are the basis of telecommunications in their many aspects, in-depth specialized knowledge about state of the art technologies and methodologies for the development of innovative telecommunications systems, as well as technical and professional skills for consultancy and applied troubleshooting in various fields of telecommunications.... [-]


M.Phil. in Music and Media Technologies

Trinity College Dublin
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Ireland Dublin + 1 more

A particular feature of this programme is a balanced approach to musical and technological topics. Musically, a strong emphasis is placed on the development of adaptable compositional skills, while technological topics are addressed from both a hands-on workstation/studio exposure and a fundamental mathematical and scientific basis, which focuses on musically relevant issues. [+]

In recognition of a shared interest in Information Technology and a growing awareness of its relevance for music, Electronic and Electrical Engineering and Music initiated a Master programme in Music and Media Technologies in Trinity in 1996.

A particular feature of this programme is a balanced approach to musical and technological topics. Musically, a strong emphasis is placed on the development of adaptable compositional skills, while technological topics are addressed from both a hands-on workstation/studio exposure and a fundamental mathematical and scientific basis, which focuses on musically relevant issues.

The first two semesters form a self-contained Postgraduate Diploma course which provides the necessary musical and technological skills to allow creative individuals to engage in computer-assisted composition and production, apply software tools for the music and New Media industries and/or enter the arena of music-on-screen; production for New Media products.... [-]


Master in Media Technology: Strategic Media Development

Malmö University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Sweden Malmö

The programme provides you with the opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge of the theoretical and practical preconditions under which new media technologies evolve and are applied to management and decision-making in business contexts. You will develop skills required for working strategically, innovative and change-oriented with new media technologies. [+]

The media landscape is in a state of constant change, and new media are being used and developed in an increasing amount of contexts. This one-year master’s programme provides you with the knowledge to manage and understand media technology, an interdisciplinary and rapidly changing field.

Media technology focuses on the development and management of current and emerging media technologies in relation to relevant social, economic and cultural contexts. As a student, you will be able to learn how to work proactively in a changing market, from technological, business-oriented and user-centred perspectives.

The programme provides you with the opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge of the theoretical and practical preconditions under which new media technologies evolve and are applied to management and decision-making in business contexts. You will develop skills required for working strategically, innovative and change-oriented with new media technologies. You will be able to think and act strategically about issues related to new media development, including; online streaming services, augmented reality and multi-channel publishing.... [-]


Master of Media and Creative Technologies

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 1 year July 2019 New Zealand Hamilton

The Master of Media and Creative Technologies is designed to enhance the creative and technical scope of media designers, performers and creators. This degree will provide you with a distinct edge in an increasingly competitive media field nationally and globally. [+]

Master of Media and Creative Technologies

The Master of Media and Creative Technologies is designed to enhance the creative and technical scope of media designers, performers and creators. This degree will provide you with a distinct edge in an increasingly competitive media field nationally and globally.

The Master of Media and Creative Technologies (MMCT) allows you to choose from one of the four subjects available: Creative Practices, Creative Technologies, Screen and Media Studies (offered under the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences) and Māori Media and Communication (offered under the Faculty of Maori and Indigenous Studies). Each area offers you the opportunity to blend artistic and technical forms in new combinations.... [-]


Master interactive marketing & new media

IEBS - Escuela de Negocios de la Innovación y los Emprendedores
Online Full time 750 hours October 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Marketing Interactive & New Media make you a specialist in digital and interactive media. You will learn the basics of strategic marketing and product, new business models, the most innovative techniques and methods of interactive marketing, social media marketing and, ultimately, to make the most of the opportunities the Internet offers businesses. [+]

The Master in Marketing Interactive & New Media make you a specialist in digital and interactive media. You will learn the basics of strategic marketing and product, new business models, the most innovative techniques and methods of interactive marketing, social media marketing and, ultimately, to make the most of the opportunities the Internet offers businesses.

This master is aimed at professionals and recent graduates who want to develop their career in marketing innovative, technological or related to digital and interactive media companies. You will learn to exploit the competitive advantages of the new media through creativity and technology.

What will I learn?

Upon completion of the Master in Interactive Marketing and New Media you will be perfectly able to:... [-]


Master in Color in Informatics and Media Technology

Gjøvik University College (GUC)
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Norway Oslo Gjøvik + 1 more

The master program 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. [+]

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 program entitled Color in Informatics and Media Technology (CIMET), within the prestigious Erasmus Mundus program.

The master program 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 program starts autumn 2008. This master program 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 program requests high mobility, but it is possible to mainly study in one host university and attend only one semester in another university.... [-]


Master in Media Technology

Gjøvik University College (GUC)
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Norway Oslo Gjøvik + 1 more

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 for any business or organization that employs digital media.

The language of instruction is English.... [-]