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Research on media content, media usage, and media effects - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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subject properties Research on media content, media usage, and media effects in major Master Medien- und Kommunikationswissenschaft/Media and Communication Science 2013
subject number101624
examination number2500241
departmentDepartment of Economic Sciences and Media
ID of group 2551 (Group for Media Research and Political Communication)
subject leaderProf. Dr. Jens Wolling
term Sommersemester
languageenglisch
credit points10
on-campus program (h)67
self-study (h)233
Obligationobligatory elective
examalternative examination performance
details of the certificate

winter term (30% of final grade): text work, literature review + oral presentation, development of research questions + oral presentation

summer term (70% of final grade): quality of the research design, quality of the study conductance and data collection, presentation of the complete study including results (oral and written term paper)

maximum number of participants
previous knowledge and experience

Basic knowledge (BA level) on theories and methods in the broader and interdisciplinary field of media and communication studies

learning outcome

Students are able to search, select, understand, structure, and evaluate relevant research literature in a specific field of media content, media usage, and media effects research. Based on the literature review they are able to design and realize an empirical research project and analyze the obtained data. They are able to present their projects in an oral presentation and to write an appropriate research paper based on the findings of the research.

content

 

media of instruction
literature / references
evaluation of teaching