Master, 2 years

Master of Science in Media, Communication and Information Technology

— About the programme

Media; Communication and Information Technology

The master's degree programme in Media, Communication and Information Technology is a graduate level study programme within the discipline of media science, and is directed toward providing students with insight into the various parts of the media discipline through practical and theoretical work.

A practical and theoretical study

The Master of Science in Media, Communication and Information Technology is a cross-disciplinary programme between the Faculty of Arts, the Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management, and the Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering.

The programme includes coursework in sociology, political science, media science, information science, educational science, and psychology.

Career opportunities
A specialization in Media, Communication and Information Technology qualifies students for marketing and information positions in companies or organizations. The increased interest in network-based information creates a need for qualified personnel. A combination of media science, social science, and informatics is therefore a suitable combination. Furthermore, a Master's degree in media, communication and information technology is also suitable for a position within the cultural sector and within educational activities. Media science has in recent years become a popular topic at high schools as well as in the more general school system. Knowledge of media and media expressions is useful for everyone entering the school system.

Programme structure
The master of Science in Media, Communication and Information Technology is a two-year long programme which consists of compulsory and elective courses and a master's thesis of 30 ECTS. For further information about the courses, please consult the course descriptions .

Please note that the language of instruction is mostly Norwegian, consult Courses in English for an overview of courses given in English.

Exchange student?

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You are welcome as an exchange student to study one of our many courses.

Office of International Relations

International House
Gløshaugen campus
O. S. Bragstads plass 3
NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway

Student contact email:  international@sa.ntnu.no

Telephone: +47 73595700
Fax:              +47 73595210
Social media: Facebook
Web: ntnu.edu/international

Hours: 10:00 - 15:00 weekdays

Contact information

Visiting address:
Department of Sociology and Political Science
NTNU, Dragvoll
Building 9, level 5

Telephone: + 47 59 17 04
Fax: + 47 73 59 15 64
E-mail: iss@svt.ntnu.no
Web:www.ntnu.edu/iss

Postal address:
Department of Sociology and Political Science
NTNU
NO-7491 Trondheim
Norway