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Television and Cross-Media Culture (Media Studies)

University of Amsterdam

M.A. On Campus
12 months
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16060 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
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About

The Television and Cross-Media Culture (Media Studies) programme of the University of Amsterdam provides you with the skills, knowledge and tools to understand and evaluate the ongoing transformation of media culture.

Overview

Television and Cross-Media Culture

The Television and Cross-Media Culture (Media Studies) programme of the University of Amsterdam explores contemporary media culture from a critical perspective. The programme offers you the tools to understand and evaluate the ongoing transformation of media culture and its impact on culture, politics and everyday life. Taking television as a starting point, it maps out the conceptual, social and cultural challenges that come with digital, mobile and social media.

Careers

The Master's in Television and Cross-Media Culture prepares you for a broad range of career opportunities within the field of Media Studies.

The job market

Graduates of the Master's programme Television and Cross-Media Culture will have developed the skills to provide well-informed, well-founded and practical television criticism, both in terms of editing and programme development, and policy development and programme evaluation for closed-door and open forums. They frequently go on to become editors at broadcasting or production companies or work in different capacities in the field of journalism.

An academic career

Graduates can also go on to a PhD programme at the UvA, another Dutch university or a university abroad. When pursuing an academic career, it is advisable to discuss the possibility of joining a two-year Research Master's programme. If you are passionate about research and show exceptional promise in the first semester of your Master’s programme, you may apply to switch to the Research Master’s programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media, Money, Power
  • Cross-media Aesthetics and Storytelling
  • Sexuality and Media
  • TV Research Seminar
  • Case Studies Television and Cross-Media
  • The Futures of Culture: Art and Media in/outside Changing Institutions

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
95
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in: Media and Culture; Media and Information; A discipline in the humanities or social sciences with a minimum of 60 ECTS (equivalent to two full-time semesters of academic studies) taken in courses related to media analysis, media practices, text and audience analysis or, more broadly speaking, the methodologies of cultural analysis
  • You are expected to have an awareness of basic methodological approaches in media studies or a closely related discipline
  • English language requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16060 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16060 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2168 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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