Masters Programs in Media

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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 Media Spaces

University of Applied Sciences Europe
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Germany Berlin 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 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 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 Digital Media Business

Macromedia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 semesters March 2019 Germany Munich Berlin + 2 more

Through this program, students gain digital media business expertise through specialised modules and practice projects in an interdisciplinary and international environment. [+]

Do you want to become a successful navigator in the Digital Age?

Just like any other industry, the media industry is also going full-fledged digital. The growth of digital media has opened up new opportunities for growth, innovation and enhanced customer service. How can these new prospects be fully realized? How can media businesses capitalize on the digitalization and create innovative products and solutions? These questions are the focus of the Master’s program in Digital Media Business.

Communication today is dominated by digital media. But it’s not just communication that is affected. How we work, how we live and consume services is also increasingly characterized by digital media and technologies. Therefore, beyond just media companies, the importance of digital media is high across all types of industries. The strategic use of digital media can be a key element for success today for all types of companies. Social media has become an inseparable aspect of how companies connect with their customers. At the same time, digital apps, smartphones, and Virtual Reality are rising as the new point of contacts and service points unlike never before.... [-]


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 in Media Studies with a specialisation in Media, Culture & Society.

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

Against the background of quickly digitalising societies and media saturation, the Media, Culture & Society programme allows you to study the production and reception of established and emerging media. [+]

Master in Media Studies with a specialisation in Media, Culture & Society

Why choose Media, Culture & Society in Rotterdam?

Are you interested in the ever-changing media environment? How do media affect our lifestyles, our self-image, and our relationships with others? Would you like to explore these questions? The Master’s programme Media, Culture & Society offers you the opportunity to do so, in a truly international classroom within one of Europe’s most diverse and multicultural cities.

Against the background of quickly digitalising societies and media saturation, the Media, Culture & Society programme allows you to study the production and reception of established and emerging media. You will be confronted with the shifting relations between consumers and citizens, the private and the public, the global and the local, the media user and the producer. You will acquire the expertise to apply these insights and conduct research in relation to a wide range of topics and organisations, including—but not limited to—the media and cultural industries. Also, you can join two different Honours Projects and you will have the opportunity to extend your study to go on exchange.... [-]


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 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 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's degree in communication, social media and web marketing

Up Level School of Management
Campus Part time 100 - 100 hours November 2018 Italy Milan Rome Naples + 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.... [-]


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.... [-]


Online Master in Graphic Design and Digital Environments

LaBasad - Barcelona School of Arts & Design
Online Full time 12 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona Spain Online + 1 more

The Online Master in Graphic Design and Digital Environments trains professionals in the graphic design sector and digital environments with a high degree of specialization. [+]

Online Master's Degree taught in SpanishObjectives of the Master

The Online Master in Graphic Design and Digital Environments trains professionals in the graphic design sector and digital environments with a high degree of specialization.

With an eminently practical approach, based on theoretical principles and analysis of real examples, the final objective of the master's degree is that students who complete it become professionals capable of directing and managing graphic projects, having the ability to supervise projects from a global perspective and defend and communicate the work done before the final client.

Assimilate the computer tools of graphic design.Master the necessary resources to create a solid and effective graphic design.Create communication pieces from the reflection and analysis of the message to be transmitted.Increase the creative and resolutive capacity through the execution of practical projects.Analyze and verify the viability of the projects.Access requirements... [-]

Μaster of Arts in Digital Media, Communication and Journalism

Aristotle University Thessaloniki
Campus Full time 12 months Open Enrollment Greece Thessaloniki

The MA offers three pathways, each of which is designed to respond to a vital area of contemporary concern and application for researchers and professionals in the fields of communication and journalism. [+]

Μaster of Arts in Digital Media, Communication and Journalism Message from the Program Director

Since its establishment, in 1991, the School of Journalism and Mass Communications of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki offers full-time, four-year-long BA degree programs both in Journalism and in Mass Communications. The creation of an English language Master’s program in the areas of Journalism and Communications, the first of its kind among Greek public Universities, is based on the School’s 25 year-long success in promoting learning through theory-building, cutting-edge technical skills and professional training, and reflects its steadfast commitment to innovation, excellence, interdisciplinary education and international outlook.What makes our Master’s program relevant is the consistent integration of the students' study, skills, and projects to the real world. Innovation and thoughtfulness have always been the only route for students, but I can’t think of a more critical time than now, in our highly complex, risk-ridden, globalized and networked societies, for all thinking to become more methodical, reflexive and innovative.... [-]


Specialised Master in Media Management

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Paris

The Specialised Master® in Media Management has been a launch pad to success for over 400 high-level media managers, producers, journalists, and multimedia project managers in this fascinating, but fragile industry. Today, its graduates make up a powerful network that continues to strengthen the programme and add to its creative energy. This programme takes place on our Paris campus. [+]

Today, in order to embark on and excel in a career in marketing or communications, two qualities are essential: specialisation and open-mindedness. The Specialized Master® in Marketing & Communication focuses on these two dimensions combining an academic and applied approach. This programme is based on the Paris Campus and the London Campus.

The Specialised Master® in Media Management has been a launch pad to success for over 400 high-level media managers, producers, journalists, and multimedia project managers in this fascinating, but fragile industry. Today, its graduates make up a powerful network that continues to strengthen the programme and add to its creative energy. This programme takes place on our Paris campus.... [-]


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.... [-]