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Cognition and Communication

University of Copenhagen

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
10060 EUR/year
Free
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About

How can we understand cognitive processes associated with the widespread media consumption in modern society? The Master’s programme in Cognition and Communication at the University of Copenhagen attempts to answer this question.

Overview

Are you interested in the psychological and social processes that influence communication in audiovisual media and face-to-face, and would you like to study the processes that go on in the interaction between people or between people and technology, this MA will be the right choice for you.

The Master's programme in Cognition and Communication at the University of Copenhagen combines an interdisciplinary and theoretical focus with a practical principle of relevancy in the context of media and people.

The programme attemps to answer the question: How can we understand cognitive processes associated with the widespread media consumption of individuals in modern society?

Career Opportunities

  • The programme is intended to equip students for a career within communication, both theoretical and practical communication.
  • Companies are increasingly looking for candidates who can apply their knowledge about cognitive processes, both in connection with the sale of products and services, in interpersonal communication among employees and external communication—and both face-to-face and as mediated by technologies.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introduction to cognitive science and experimental methods 
  • Research project 
  • Communication theory and research design 
  • Topics in cognition and communication 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 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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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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Credits

120 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.
83
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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to a master's degree programme in Cognition and Communication requires at minimum successful completion of a recognised university degree equivalent in level to a Danish bachelor's degree.
  • Provided you have completed a bachelor’s degree, or are enrolled in the final semester of a bachelor’s programme, you are eligible to apply for the MA in Cognition and Communication. 
  • In order to qualify for admission, applicants are also required to fulfil the English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10060 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20120 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

The tuition fee for the two-year master’s programme is DKK 150,000. Tuition is paid in four instalments and levied prior to commencement of each semester.

Funding

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