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Visual and Media Anthropology

HMKW University for Media, Communication and Business

24 months
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About

Visual and Media Anthropology at the HMKW University for Media, Communication and Business equips students with an in-depth knowledge of Visual and Media Anthropology, which is essential to becoming professional documentary filmmakers and documentary photographers.

Overview

 The Visual and Media Anthropology M.A. at the HMKW University for Media, Communication and Business is conducted online by a diverse team with over a decade of online teaching experience. Distance Learning is offered via LMS Canvas through live-streams of classes, presentations and discussions. Additionally, two optional in-house workshops are offered. Students must assume additional (travel, room) costs arising from in-house workshops (not mandatory) and fieldwork periods. The program was one of the winners of the Best Practice in Online Teaching by CEDIS Center for Digital Systems Freie Universität Berlin.

Students will become the leading voices in the fields of digital anthropology for science, TV broadcasts, museums, cultural institutions, film festivals, galleries, online media platforms and governmental and non-governmental organizations involved in the production of audio-visual media for the representation of indigenous, national and transnational culture.

Careers

  • Digital media
  • PR
  • Big Data and Artificial Intelligence
  • film broadcast & online video industry
  • museum and art industries
  • governmental and non-governmental organizations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Visual Anthropology
  • Media Anthropology
  • Basics and Varieties of Ethnographic Film Production
  • Communication/Mediascapes
  • Applied Visual & Media Anthropology
  • Film- or Media Project
  • Supervision Courses

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good degree (university or university of applied sciences) 
  • Proficiency in English (fluent in both written and spoken) is a must
  • 1-year professional experience after the BA
  • Participants should have basic technical skills in film, video or photography
  • Participants must have adequate electronic equipment in order to deal with various multimedia materials; high-speed Internet access, a fast computer and a personal email account are compulsory. Possession of a basic digital camera and editing software is mandatory.
  • All applicants are submitted to an internal assessment process prior to acceptance

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8040 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16080 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8040 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16080 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Funding

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