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University of Oslo

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In the Media Studies programme of the University of Oslo students can select either a Norwegian master’s degree in media studies or an international master’s in Political Communication: Nordic perspectives.

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Overview

The programme option Political Communication: Nordic perspectives of the Media Studies programme of the University of Oslo focuses on the interplay between politicians, citizens and the media, providing knowledge about key theories and findings in the research field of political communication as it relates to the Nordic region.

Learning outcomes

You will learn to:

  • Read, understand and discuss media research critically and independently.
  • Give detailed accounts of selected topics in the field of media studies; its research traditions, theories and methods.
  • Plan and carry out a media research project
  • Make scientific presentations and discussions – oral and written

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Political communication: The Nordic context
  • Political Communication: Opinion Processes and Influence
  • Methods in Media and Journalism Research
  • Textual Analysis in Media Studies
  • Political Communication: Strategic Communication and Lobbying
  • Media, War and Journalism: Blurred Lines and Smokescreens

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have a bachelor’s degree comparable to a Norwegian bachelor’s degree.
  • 4-year bachelor's degree or Licence.
  • You must have a minimum grade average comparable to a Norwegian C in the required specialization. A Norwegian C is described as a good grade, generally comparable to an American B and a Second Class Upper in the British system.
  • Documentation of English language proficiency.
  • Scan and upload your official transcripts documenting that you have completed your upper secondary education.
  • You must scan and upload your official bachelor's degree certificate and academic transcript.
  • Documentation of financing.
  • Passport or ID card.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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  • EU/EEA

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oslo

11682 - 19230 NOK /month
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