B.A. Media and Communication Studies

In the bachelor’s program in Media and Communication Studies you will acquire broad theoretical and methodological knowledge which will allow you to analyze communication processes and media in a scientifically sound manner. The program focuses on the peculiarities of products related to mass media and their impact in relation to social systems and social change.

The program is completed by an Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies module, which casts light on the concept of culture by considering the topic from different angles that are characteristic for the individual departments. You are also obliged to take a minor (accounting for around 30 of the 180 ECTS credits).

Within the context of the practicale module, an early practical orientation and access to interesting fields of work are promoted in collaboration with experts from areas such as film, television, print, social media, PR, journalism and crisis communication. During your six-week compulsory internship, you can put acquired skills into practice.

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