Masters Programs in Media

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Media

The idea about information being the biggest and the most significant power invaded the modern world in the last decades, and this notion is not meaningless; in fact, there are many reasons to believe that the media rules the world, providing information or forging legends for the sake of domestic and international matters. A Master in Media is an excellent choice for those seeking to enter this challenging and ever-changing field.

The art of managing information and communication began to develop drastically from the 18th century, and today it has grown into a very powerful empire with many provinces, covering every single aspect of life. Among the most influential media branches are mass media, broadcast and advertising media, news media, digital, and electronic media, each of which can be explored or specialized in with a Master in Media program. Media requires different talents, such as creative writing, logic, systematic thinking, skills to deal with redundant information, and it requires strong ethical principles and independence as well. These kinds of skills are what media professionals are looking for and you can develop and strengthen them with a Master in Media degree.

If you feel ready to join the ranks of professionals who are devoted to information and building networks, have a look at the descriptions of the Master in Media programs below. Make the step towards your future career with a Master in Media, today!

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Master in Digital Business

EU Business School
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Barcelona

This program explores the theoretical and practical foundations, implementation and business models that make up digital business and delivers all key competencies required in the corporate world today. [+]

Digital transformation is no longer a future paradigm, but a key reality. The business world is becoming digitalized at an astounding pace and companies actively seek digital visionaries, qualified to leverage their expertise and insight into any corporation that seeks to stay competitive.

This program explores the theoretical and practical foundations, implementation and business models that make up digital business and delivers all key competencies required in the corporate world today.

How You Earn Your Certificate

The Master in Digital Business (60 ECTS) is a one-year program divided into three terms. Each term comprises four courses (4 ECTS each) and one seminar (2 ECTS). Throughout the year, students are also exposed to real-life case studies, games and business simulations. In order to graduate, participants must also complete a business plan (6 ECTS).... [-]


Master in Creative Sound and Media Technology

Bath Spa University
Online Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 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 Media Spaces

University of Applied Sciences Europe
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Germany Berlin Region Iserlohn Hamburg + 2 more

At the University of Applied Sciences Europe you even get the possibilty to actively shape your studies and your career path. Depending on your personal career goals, you will select your own specializations and choose from a range of interdisciplinary subjects. The programs taught at our university also include practical projects with top partners from the creative industry, field trips and workshops, which will prepare you perfectly for your dream job. [+]

Our society is becoming more mobile: Terms like “space” and “distance” are undergoing a fundamental transformation thanks to digital media. Today, there’s a whole sector of industry devoted to communicating and producing information, brands, and experiences in media spaces.

The University of Applied Sciences Europe provides you with the skills to transform communication within virtual and physical spaces into inspiring and lasting experiences. In the Media Spaces master’s program, you’ll learn how to analyze and locate spatial, moving, and non-linear forms of expression and how to apply them to your own spatial concepts. You’ll be in the perfect position to develop complex and advanced design and technological solutions for challenges of a multi-disciplinary nature thanks to the sound media competence you’ll have as a graduate.... [-]


Master in Audio and Visual Media Arts

RISEBA
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Latvia Riga

Humanities Master Studies in Audiovisual Media Arts is one of the most innovative and rigorous multidisciplinary training in Latvia. It is rooted in the best traditions of Auteur Cinema and expanded across various specialties: filmmaking, directing of photography, animation, video, and CG generated graphics, interactive 2D and 3D production, and game development. [+]

Humanities Master Studies in Audiovisual Media Arts is one of the most innovative and rigorous multidisciplinary training in Latvia. It is rooted in the best traditions of Auteur Cinema and expanded across various specialties: filmmaking, directing of photography, animation, video, and CG generated graphics, interactive 2D and 3D production, and game development.

While comprehensive in its structure to train the future executives in film and television studios, ad agencies, animation studios, creative departments of social networking, and SFX and post-production houses, the program offers its students to specialize in a chosen field via Independent Studies cycle. The minor is declared by a student under auspices of an esteemed faculty member and, generally, in the areas of film directing, art directing, animation, and post-production supervising.... [-]


Master in Media and Communication Management

Macromedia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 semesters March 2019 Germany Munich Cologne Berlin Region + 3 more

This Master's degree is aimed at outstanding graduates from the fields of business administration, communication science or related areas and young professionals from agencies, communications departments, marketing, and media companies, who wish to hold technical and management positions. [+]

There is a huge demand for managers with strategic skills in the media sector. Successfully managing the media business and developing new products requires an extremely broad knowledge of social trends and developments combined with business management expertise. That's why decision makers with sound judgment are in high demand. Macromedia University's Master's degree in Media and Communication Management is aimed at outstanding graduates from the fields of business administration, communication science, and related areas, as well as young professionals from agencies, communications departments, marketing, and media companies, who wish to hold technical and management positions. The course, which takes a firm cross-media approach, develops entrepreneurial thinking and working. All facets of strategic and operational management are combined with a deeper knowledge of business administration, comprehensive project know-how and practical application to case studies. Students learn to see media development in the overall context of social change. Graduates are not only able to understand the media but also to shape and direct them. Students who choose the Media and Communication Management stream can further specialize in the following areas:... [-]


Master in Media Studies with a specialisation in Media & Creative Industries

Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Netherlands Rotterdam + 1 more

The Media & Creative Industries programme targets bachelor graduates with an international outlook and an entrepreneurial mindset who want to acquire the knowledge and skills to make their way into a variety of media and creative industry professions. [+]

The Media & Creative Industries programme covers current issues in organisation, policies, production, management, marketing and distribution of media companies and creative industries, paying due attention to the impact of digitalization and digital media and the role of audiences.

While the programme focuses on the workings of the media and creative industries, it also addresses the cultural significance of the media and creative industries for society.

The programme meets the growing demand for academically trained media and creative industry experts who are able to respond effectively and inventively to changing conditions, complex issues, and new opportunities for media and creative enterprises.... [-]


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 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.... [-]


Master in Communications - Multimedia Journalism

Ana G. Méndez University System, Continental U.S. Campuses
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Orlando Miramar Tampa Wheaton Dallas + 3 more

The Master in Communication with Major in Multimedia Journalism prepares journalists capable of producing journalistic products in tune with the requirements of the digital era and with the knowledge to use the new digital platforms that are present in the field of communications. It offers students the knowledge to understand the new tendencies and requirements of journalism in a changing and global world. The curriculum focus on theory and practice of journalism. [+]

Program Description

The Master in Communication with Major in Multimedia Journalism prepares journalists capable of producing journalistic products in tune with the requirements of the digital era and with the knowledge to use the new digital platforms that are present in the field of communications. It offers students the knowledge to understand the new tendencies and requirements of journalism in a changing and global world. The curriculum focus on theory and practice of journalism.

The students will master diverse areas in the field of communications and will be able to develop new products in numerous multimedia platforms that will transcend territorial frontiers and have a global reach.They will master the traditional news formats but will focus on the use of multimedia formats. At the same time, they will understand the needs of the modern communication markets, and the legal, ethical foundations that protect freedom of speech and press.... [-]


Master's Degree In Communication, Social Media And Web Marketing

Up Level School of Management
Campus Part time 100 - 100 hours April 2019 Italy Milan Rome Napoli + 2 more

The Master in Communication, Social Media and Web Marketing is a modern and innovative education that prepares professionals in the field of Online Marketing and corporate online communications. Unlike other web courses classic Marketing wants to be a more comprehensive tool: it is a specific master on Social Media Marketing Strategies, Online Advertising and the Web Copywriting foundations, designed according to the most modern communication techniques and the latest developments of the sector. Facebook, Google Plus, YouTube, Twitter, Google Adwords will become everyday tools in your work. [+]

The Master in Communication, Social Media and Web Marketing is a modern and innovative education that prepares professionals in the field of Online Marketing and corporate online communications. Unlike other web courses classic Marketing wants to be a more comprehensive tool: it is a specific master on Social Media Marketing Strategies, Online Advertising and the Web Copywriting foundations, designed according to the most modern communication techniques and the latest developments of the sector. Facebook, Google Plus, YouTube, Twitter, Google Adwords will become everyday tools in your work.

Why choose a Masters in Communication, Social Media and Online Marketing?

The new Master in Communication, Social Media and Web Marketing Up level will form preparing you to operate in a highly competitive industry through training to 360 degrees in marketing and communication.... [-]


Master of Media and Creative Technologies

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 1 year July 2018 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 in Media, Management and Digital Technologies (MMT)

Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Germany Munich

The master's program "Media, Management and Digital Technologies" (MMT) deals with questions related to management and application of digital technologies in the context of the media and Internet industry. It is a consecutive four-semester Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree program that is fully taught in English and jointly offered by the Munich School of Management and the Institute for Informatics, both at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU). The program is completely funded by the initiative "Digitaler Campus Bayern" which is part of Bavaria's digitization strategy "BAYERN DIGITAL". [+]

The highly specialized and interdisciplinary master's degree program "Media, Management and Digital Technologies" (MMT) was created in order to train both future leaders and founders in the (digital) media industry that show a high level of expertise in the intersection between media, management, and digital technologies. Therefore, the main goal is to attract highly talented and ambitious students from all over Europe and other parts of the world with a background in business, informatics respectively computer science or other integrated programs. The MMT master's program is a consecutive four-semester Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree program that is fully taught in English and which does not require German language skills. It is jointly offered by the Munich School of Management and the Institute for Informatics of Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU). The program is completely funded by the initiative "Digitaler Campus Bayern" which is part of Bavaria's digitization strategy "BAYERN DIGITAL". In general, there are no tuition fees for participating in the MMT program.... [-]


Master in Media and Communication Studies: Culture, Collaborative Media, and Creative Industries

Malmö University
Online Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Sweden Malmö + 1 more

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective. [+]

The field of media is constantly shifting and in the last decade the changes have been rapid, and a new media landscape has emerged. Digital media of today are characterised by participation and cooperation; media are wholly collaborative, in terms of both production and consumption.

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective.

What is collaborative media?

The field of media is constantly shifting. In the last decade, the changes have been rapid, and a new media landscape has emerged – forever reshaping not only the consumers but also the creators and distributors of media. Digital media of today are characterised by participation and cooperation; media are wholly collaborative, in terms of both production and consumption – and this is what is meant by the term ‘collaborative media.’... [-]


Master in Digital Communication Strategy

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 10 months November 2018 Italy Milan

Social tools and digital P.R. are more and more involved in marketing and communication strategies, indeed they call for specific skills. That’s why professionals able to deal with such a wide, ever-changing context are more and more demanded. [+]

Social tools and digital P.R. are more and more involved in marketing and communication strategies, indeed they call for specific skills. That’s why professionals able to deal with such a wide, ever-changing context are more and more demanded.

After an intensive path of 7 months in class - plus 3 of internship - participants enter the job market of social media, in companies or agencies. Moreover, they face different themes connected to digital and its networking features towards customers, partners and influencers.

Professional opportunities - The Master provides a highly qualifying know–how as: Social Media Manager, Social Media Specialist, Community Manager, Digital P.R. Manager, Digital Consultant, Digital Content Strategist.... [-]


Masters Degree In Digital Media And Social Marketing

Seeway - Barcelona
Campus Part time 9 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Digital Marketing and Social Media is aimed at professionals responsible for managing and improving the online presence of your website offering a fully oriented towards practical application in professional environment and real case studies training. [+]

The Master in Digital Marketing and Social Media It is aimed at professionals responsible for managing and improving the online presence of your website offering a fully oriented towards practical application in professional environment and real case studies training.

Throughout the Master you will learn both to implement different digital marketing strategies, how to apply different design techniques, positioning, evaluation, analysis, ... for greater network visibility, increased traffic volume and increase the degree of user loyalty.

Located in the center of Barcelona, ​​Seeway is characterized as a pioneer training center classroom training in the area of ​​Digital Marketing and Social Media. All academic programs offered at the school have in common that the teaching staff is a specialist in their respective areas of expertise and currently serves as in important industry professional agencies or companies in Barcelona.... [-]