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Media, Communication and Cultural Analysis

Södertörn University

24 months
11723 EUR/year
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This two-year Master’s programme in Media, Communication and Cultural Analysis from Södertörn University provides comprehensive knowledge of the theory and practice of the modern media, as well as problem solving, advanced analysis and project design abilities for use within the media sector, thus preparing you for a varied range of professional careers.


The Media, Communication and Cultural Analysis programme from Södertörn University is designed to provide you with comprehensive knowledge about the theory and practice of the media, and for you to acquire skills in problem solving, advanced analysis, and project completion. The programme thus prepares you for a broad range of professional careers within the media sector; it is also designed to prepare you for doctoral studies within the field of media and communication, nationally and internationally.

What you'll study

The programme provides you with the knowledge to critically engage with the current hyper-mediated society from a critical and historically informed perspective. Central contemporary media technologies and production processes are analysed with the help of central traditions of media theory.

The third semester of the programme is devoted to optional courses, allowing you to specialise in topics closely related to your intended dissertation subject, and even to study these courses at another university in Sweden or abroad.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Canonical Texts in Media Theory
  • Media and Culture Industries
  • Academic English
  • Media and Everyday life
  • Media and Representation
  • Digital Media Technologies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree including 90 credits in Media and Communication Studies as the main field of study, and English B or equivalent.
  • Selection: On the basis of previous university credits. Between 30 and 285 credits may be taken into account.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11723 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 11723 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • SEK 120,000 per academic year

Living costs for Stockholm

9668 - 17248 SEK /month
Living costs

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


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