Kommunikations- und Medienwissenschaften (Bachelor)

Media and Communication Studies

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    Kommunikations- und Medienwissenschaft (Bachelor)

Title on graduation
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Standard course length
6 Semester

Language of delivery

Application period (beginner)
winter semester: 01.05 - 15.07.

Partially restricted admission

Researcher Bachelor by choice as

  • major subject
  • minor subject

Study description

The BA Communication and Media Studies offers a comprehensive basic education addressing theories and methods of communication and media studies combined with a qualification in media practice carried out in close cooperation with regional companies of the media sector.

Integrated in the studies of six semesters are: a core area of communication and media studies, interdisciplinary elements of study as well as a profiling focus with broad selection alternatives. This allows for a flexible figuration of one’s studies according to individual interests and career aspirations. The third year offers two fields of specialization: first, a more research-oriented profile framed by an informed engagement with theoretical and empirical questions of communication and media, including broad possibilities for self-study (priority: ‘media analysis’) and second, a practical semester with the option for a BA thesis in the field of media practice (priority: ‘media practice’).

With its double profile the BA Communication and Media Studies qualifies for:

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