Media Studies, M.A.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    16400
    Tuition (Year)
    1951
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
Leiden University ,
The Master's programme in Media Studies at Leiden University has four specialisations, each of which considers the different forms of the media, and how these inter-relate.
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About

The Master's programme in Media Studies at Leiden University has four specialisations, each of which considers the different forms of the media, and how these inter-relate.

Study the media from a broad perspective, from literature, film and photography to the new media. This breadth will give you ample opportunity to create cross-connections between the different specialisations: * Book and Digital Media Studies * Comparative Literature and Literary Theory * Film and Photographic Studies * Journalistiek en Nieuwe Media All of our Media Studies master's programmes offer you the opportunity to explore present-day media forms and how these are related to one another, while at the same time investigating the roots of this relatively new field. *Leiden University's Humanities Faculty was recently ranked 17th worldwide in the Times Higher Education worldwide ranking.

Accreditation

Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands

Programme Structure

Programme internationalization:

  • Studying abroad is optional.

This programme has a workload of 60 ECTS.

Specialities:

Book and Digital Media Studies:

The MA Book and Digital Media Studies at Leiden University covers a broad range of topics related to reading and the circulation of text in manuscript, print and digital form.

Comparative Literature and Literary Theory:

Leiden University's Master's in Comparative Literature and Literary Theory takes a comparative and theoretical approach to the study of literature.

Film and Photographic Studies:

The Master's in Film and Photographic Studies at Leiden University takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of 'lens-based' media: photography, film and video.

Journalistiek en Nieuwe Media:

The MA Journalism and New Media at Leiden University offers students the opportunity to develop a professional journalistic writing style, while acquiring a solid academic grounding.

Leiden Leadership Programme:

The Leiden Leadership Programme (LLP) is an honours programme of 15 ECs on top of the regular master's curriculum. The programme consists of training courses, seminars and a practical assignment.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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Academic Requirements

Knowledge minimum: Please visit: http://www.mastersinleiden.nl/programmes/media-studies/en/introduction

Previous education: BA degree in a relevant subject, please visit http://www.mastersinleiden.nl/programmes/media-studies/en/introduction

Additional language requirements:

  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English: C2
  • IELTS overall band: 7
  • TOEFL paper based: 600
  • TOEFL computer based: 250
  • TOEFL internet based: 100

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 16400 International
  • EUR 1951 EU/EEA

Funding

Scholarships / Grants:

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