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Electronic Media, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 3 months
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This program covers subject matter ranging from history and analysis of Media Technology, Media Management, Media Ethics, Media Theory and Communication Sciences to Media Informatics and Human Computer Interaction. The program finishes with a four-week internship at a German media company.

The MSC is offered by The Center for Internet Research and Media Integration (CIM) of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Germany, in partnership with the University of Cincinnati, Ohio (UC),USA. 

The MSC program is open to qualified and motivated students with an avid interest in new media and in German culture, language and life. With a minimum of sophomore standing at the inception of the program, students from various majors such as Journalism, Mass Communication, Radio/Television/Film, Broadcasting, Business, Electronic Media and Digital Design are invited to apply. The language of instruction is English. The curriculum is framed by "survival" German language instruction and highlighted by visits to Berlin and Salzburg, to museums, castles, theaters and a hike in the magnificent Alps.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 3 months
  • Credits
    18 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Official Academic Program Introduction
  • Survival German class
  • Media Theory / Communications
  • Media Management
  • Electronic Mass Media: History and Analysis
  • Media Ethics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Curriculum vitae (CV); you may use the Euro Pass format if you do not have your own form.
  • Statement of motivation: Applicants should write a one page essay about why they want to join the MSC program and how they will benefit from the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2400 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2400 EUR per module and a duration of 3 months.
  • National

    2400 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2400 EUR per module and a duration of 3 months.
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  • € 500     Registration Fee (non refundable) 
  • € 2,400  Tuition (€ 1,600 for LMU partner university students)
  • € 980     Housing Fee (June 20th - July 30th)

Living costs for München

  • 1078 - 1690 EUR/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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