Technische Universität Ilmenau

Master Media and Communication Science (2021) - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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module L E P L E P L E P L E P
Theories, Methods and Technologies in Communication and Media 25
Academic Skills in Communication Science 1 1 0 aPL  5
Data Analysis: Methods in Empirical Communication Research 1 2 0 aPL  5
Intercultural Communication 1 1 0 aPL  5
Media Management and Communication Theories 2 0 0 mPL 15 min 5
Qualitative and Quantitative Methods 1 2 0 aPL  5
Empirical Research in Communication and Media (choose 2 two-semester research modules with 15 ECTS each from this Catalogue) 30
Computational Communication Research 0 3 0 0 3 0 aPL  15
Innovative Communicator Research 0 3 0 0 3 0 PL  15
International Risk and Crisis Communication Research 0 3 0 0 3 0 aPL  15
Media and Communication Management Research 0 3 0 0 3 0 aPL  15
New Techologies Research 0 2 1 0 2 1 aPL  15
Research on Media Content, Media Usage, and Media Effects 0 2 1 0 2 1 PL  15
Social Media Research 0 3 0 0 3 0 PL  15
Specialization and Vocational Training 35
Catalogue of Elective Specialization in Communication and Media (choose 5 one-semester specialization modules with 5 ECTS each) 25
Managing Strategic Risk and Crisis Communication 0 2 0 aPL  5
Next-Generation Applications 0 2 0 aPL  5
Current Challenges in Digital Communication Research 0 2 0 aPL  5
Competition, Strategy, and Institutions 3 0 0 sPL 90 min 5
Current Perspectives in Media Content, Reception and Effects Research 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 aPL  5
Psychology of New Media and Technologies 0 2 0 0 2 0 aPL  5
International Trade 2 1 0 sPL 90 min 5
Journalism and strategic communication 0 2 0 0 2 0 PL  5
Introduction to Computational Communication Science 0 2 0 0 2 0 aPL  5
Virtual and Augmented Reality for Communication Science 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 aPL  5
Catalogue of Elective Applied Communication (choose 2 one-semester applied modules with 5 ECTS each) 10
Applied Communication: Strategic Communication Management 0 2 0 aPL  5
Communication for a better Future 0 2 0 aPL  5
Strategic / Journalistic Communication in multicultural Settings 0 2 0 aPL  5
Applied Communication: Public Relations and Communication in the context of Globalization 0 2 0 aPL  5
1. FS 2. FS 3. FS 4. FS exam CP
module L E P L E P L E P L E P
Final Thesis 30
Final Thesis PL  30
Master Thesis and Colloquium Master thesis 0 0 0 MA 6 Monate 25
Exposé and Master Preparation Seminar 0 1 0 SL 5
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L lecture
E exercise course
P practical exercise
CP credit points
MP module examination
aPL alternative examination performance
kPL Kolloquium
mPL oral examination performance
sPL written examination performance
MC Multiple Choice
SL pass-fail certificate (Grading according to curriculum)
sBA bachelor thesis
sMA master thesis
sDA diploma thesis