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Digital Media, Communication and Journalism - Risk Communication and Crisis Journalism

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

12 months
Duration
3000 EUR/year
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About

The Digital Media, Communication and Journalism - Risk Communication and Crisis Journalism of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki focuses on the ways media and public, private or non governmental organizations communicate about present, emerging, and evolving risks.

Overview

The Digital Media, Communication and Journalism - Risk Communication and Crisis Journalism programme of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki combines the methodical engagement with the rich theoretical and case study research literature with a hands-on coverage of current crises and emergencies, the pathway explores the best practices in dealing with peace and war, environment, science, and public health, through strategic communication and crisis management methods to confront disinformation and hate speech.

Learning Objectives

  • Awareness of the significance of risk communication in contemporary global society
  • Ability to match appropriate form of risk communication to type of risk
  • Appreciation of the challenges and parameters of independent reporting in the diverse field of risk/crisis journalism
  • Acquisition of key investigative, analytical and reporting skills regarding the covering of crises/risks/emergencies issues from an independent, scrupulous and socially responsible point of view

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Risk Communication
  • Risk Communication and advertising
  • Securitization of migration in Europe and the role of the media
  • Reporting War & Crises
  • Mass Communication and Public Health
  • Environmental Journalism
  • Peace Journalism
  • Communication Research Methods
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Communication
  • Dissertation Research & Writing Skills

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a Bachelor’s Degree (BA) from a Greek or a foreign university or advanced technological educational institution, at a 2.1 level 

or 

  • equivalent grade (eg. B, very good, etc) in one of the following disciplines Journalism, Communication, Advertising Marketing, Political, Social and Cultural Studies, Economics, Comparative, European and International Studies, History, Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, Archeology, History of Arts and Foreign Languages.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Thessaloníki

545 - 758 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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