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MSScInternational Communication

Tuition fee SEK60,000.00 per semester
Application fee SEK900.00 one-time
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Overview

Master of Social Science with a major in Media and Communcation Studies

International Communication is a programme designed for students who are interested in working in an international media and communications environment.

The programme focuses on global, intercultural and sustainable communication in different settings, from journalism to organisational communication. Combining theoretical and practical work, this international programme provides students with significant theoretical and methodological knowledge. After graduating, students may be interested in working for companies with a global and/or intercultural focus or strategy, for example as communication experts.

Programme structure

(NB! Preliminary list of courses)
Year 1
Semester 1
Global Media Cultures, 15 Credits
Sustainable Communication, 15 Credits

Semester 2
Media and Communication Research Methods, 15 Credits
Master Thesis in Media and Communication, 15 Credits

Year 2
Semester 3
Elective courses, 30 Credits

Within the programme the following courses are offered:
Visual Culture Media Project, 7.5 credits
International Media Law and Regulations, 7.5 credits
International Communication Work Placement, 7.5 credits
Global Crisis Communication Perspectives, 7.5 credits

Students may also choose to apply for an exchange semester at one of our partner universities or study alternative courses at JU or another HEI in Sweden. Students may choose among courses at the undergraduate or graduate level during semester 3.

Semester 4
Contemporary Media and Communication Theory, 7.5 credits
Advanced Perspectives in Research Methodology, 7.5 credits
International Communication Master Degree Project, 15 credits

Career opportunities

After graduating, students may be interested in working for companies with a global and/or intercultural focus or strategy, for example as communication experts.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States