Study content

The Bachelor's programme "Media and Communication Studies" in communication studies offers a broad, application-oriented approach to media in our society. It imparts basic knowledge about media content and its production, about the current media system and its development and finally about how media are used by people and what consequences this has. As part of the Bachelor's programme, there is the possibility of a semester or year abroad. The standard period of study is six semesters.



job prospects:

  • journalism
  • media production
  • press and public relations
  • advertising
  • media and opinion research
  • media management
  • corporate communications
Course of studies facts
name: Media and Communication Science
graduation type: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
study mode: full time
start of studies: winter semester
standard period of study: 6 semester
restriction: restricted
german language knowledge (at least): C 1
hints: An application for the 1. subject semester is only possible for the winter semester. The application for higher subject semesters is also possible for the summer semester. Introductory events take place closely before the start of the lecture term: https://www.uni-aug…. Start of the lecture term: https://www.stmwk.b…. Due to the current situation surrounding corona, the deadline for enrolment will be published on our website: https://www.uni-aug…
end of application summer semester: 15. January
end of application winter semester: 15. July

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