UvA – Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Journalism, Media and Globalization

The two-year international Erasmus Mundus Master's programme in Journalism, Media and Globalisation provides aspiring and practicing journalists with a more critical understanding of their profession, to create more academically sound, critical, and globally minded media professionals.

The programme offers students the unique experience of studying in two European countries. Students spend the first year in Aarhus, Denmark, and then specialize in one of four distinct areas of journalism and media studies: Media and Politics (Amsterdam), War and Conflict (Swansea), Business and Finance (London) or Comparative and Transcultural Approaches (Hamburg).During the first year in Aarhus, thorough knowledge about the economic, political, social and cultural contexts of globalisation and journalism, and learn to creatively apply concepts, methods, principles and theories relevant to the study of and practices within global media and journalism.

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