Masters in Journalism & Media

Media Management

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Media management is an area of business administration that deals with organising and supervising teams of media professionals, various mass communication channels and technologies, media and entertainment productions, and more. Media managers make use of organisation skills, marketing strategies, media economic understanding, and the knowledge of different software tools utilised in media productions.

Media colleges and business schools usually offer study programmes in media management at graduate levels, while some offer concentration tracks in media management for business administration degrees. Courses generally focus on studying general management methods, the functioning of different types of media, communication and competitive strategies, marketing models, corporate responsibility, intellectual property law, and more.

Graduates will be prepared for a range of management careers within the media sector or across similar disciplines. Professionals work in production, branding advertising, marketing and business management for radio, print, TV or new media, and media administration for commercial or non-profit organisations, to name a few. Career prospects include titles of assistant marketing manager, media planner, communication specialist, advertising manager, editor in chief, digital global development manager, social media specialist, among others.

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M.A. Media and Communication Management

The Master's degree in Media and Communication Management at Macromedia University of Applied Sciences is aimed at outstanding graduates from the fields of business administration, communication science or related areas and young professionals from agencies, communications departments, marketing and media companies, who wish to hold technical and management positions.

Germany
M.Sc. Media Management

The main objective of the Media Management programme at KTH Royal Institute of Technology is to provide students with the skills required for managing innovative media companies and for the competitive use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in management, preparing them for advanced industrial positions or continued graduate studies.

Sweden

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