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Darmstadt University of Applied Science


International Media Cultural Work

Subjects: International Media Cultural Work,Media Cultural Work

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
337 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Curating, Communicating, Managing – these three pillars define the expansive realm of digital media and its technologies. The International Media Cultural Work (IMC) program aims to shape students into imaginative leaders and strategic executives. Throughout the course, students delve into media aesthetic education and cultural communication, honing their skills to inspire society towards a deeper, critical understanding of media technologies and their cultural, social, and ethical dimensions. The program's practical goal is to empower society and individuals to use media for skillful self-expression and creative, emancipatory practices. Conducted in English, the program embraces an international and intercultural perspective. Students engage in transdisciplinary, collaborative, and experimental environments, fostering a rich learning experience. For more details, visit the International Media Cultural Work (IMC) program website.

Program Information

Study Location Dieburg
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 337 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

CEFR No information
IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

A good command of English is also required.

Qualification Requirements

A diploma or bachelor degree is required from the following fields: digital media, media culture, or media pedagogy. Applicants with a degree in related fields (e.g. media design, media informatics and technology, media management, journalism), or adjacent fields (e.g. cultural management, social pedagogy, social work, design, art history, musicology) will be checked for eligibility, as will those applicants with a grade point average below 1,9 (or German standard equivalent). The eligibility assessment, includes the final grade point average of the bachelor’s degree or diploma, practical experience, and a letter of motivation. A good command of English is also required. More information can be found on the faculty's website. A detailed description of the admission requirements can be found in the Special Provisions of the Examination Regulations (German) as well as in the Admission Regulations (German).

Document Requirements

The following documents are to be submitted with the application: The certificate of graduation from the previous course of study or alternatively a temporary certificate and, for degrees not awarded by Hochschule Darmstadt, also the diploma supplement or a comparable record of the program content; A complete CV in table form and in English; A personal statement in English, which substantiates the personal interest in this master’s program (max. 1800 char. incl. spaces); A brief exposé about a project in the announced field of research and development (max. 1800 char. incl. spaces) in English (you find more details about that in the FAQs; and If available, record of practical experience (employers’ references, recommendation letters, awards, and prizes).

Application Process

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