Deze opleiding

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This Master's combines theoretical courses on the production, use and impact of information and mediated communication with a training in the conduct of academic-level research in these domains.

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locatieAmsterdam
diplomaMSc
typeonderzoek, 120 EC
start1 februari, 1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur2 jaar voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code60163
numerus fixusnee
honoursnee
The Research Master's in Communication Science is a two-year degree programme especially developed for students with above-average aptitude and ambitions who would like to be at the forefront of the newest developments in understanding the role of communication and media in society. As a Research Master's student, you will work closely with highly motivated international fellow students as well as with renowned researchers from the Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR), the largest research institute of its kind in Europe and among the largest worldwide.

We assist you in designing a study programme suited to your theoretical and research interests, consisting of theoretical coursework, methodological coursework, hands-on research participation and a dissertation module. Upon successful completion of the programme, you are awarded a Research Master's of Science (MSc) degree in Communication Science.

It is possible to transfer from the regular one year Master's programme to the Research Master's programme in Communication Science. Check our website for more details about the process and application dates.

Studieprogramma

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specialisaties

specialisatie Professional Research Master's

Would you like to resolve communication challenges in practice? And be at the forefront of the newest developments in understanding the role of communication and media in an applied context?

The Research Master's (Professional track) in Communication Science is part of the flagship training programme of the Graduate School of Communication. It enables you to connect communication science theories and rigorous research methods to communication practice, as well as gain professional research experience by pursuing an internship in a professional communication organization

We assist you in designing a study programme suited to your theoretical and research interests, consisting of:

  • substantive courses in the fields of corporate, persuasive, entertainment, and political communication
  • advanced research methodology courses enabling the student to conduct high-quality research in applied settings
  • internship in a professional communication organization and/or in the communication departments of organisations
  • Master's thesis in the form of a research project

Upon successful completion of the programme, you are awarded a Research Master's of Science (MSc) degree in Communication Science. It is possible to transfer from the one year Master's programme in Communication Science to the Research Master's programme in Communication Science.

specialisatie Academic Research Master's

This ambitious Master's combines theoretical courses on the production, use and impact of information and mediated communication with a training in the conduct of academic-level research.

The Research Master's (Academic track) in Communication Science is a two-year Master's programme especially developed for students with above-average aptitude and ambitions who are looking for an excellent programme in Communication Science research. It is also the flagship training programme of the Graduate School of Communication.

We assist students in designing a study programme suited to their theoretical and academic research interests:

  • substantive courses in the fields of corporate, persuasive, entertainment, and political communication, and cross-cutting topics such as digital analytics or political marketing
  • advanced research methodology courses enabling the student to conduct high-quality research, plus an optional research internship
  • participation in ASCoR's ongoing research
  • Master's thesis in the form of a research project

Courses are taught in interactive groups.

Upon successful completion of the programme, students are awarded a Research Master's of Science (MSc) degree in Communication Science.
It is possible to transfer from the one year Master's programme in Communication Science to the Research Master's programme in Communication Science.

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
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objectives
After completion of the programme, students will have knowledge of theories of communication and media research, research designs, data collection methods, measurement techniques and data analysis techniques.

Toelating en kosten

startmomenten

1 februari 2021

aanmelding deadline : 1 november 2020
collegegeld nog niet bekend

1 september 2020

aanmelding deadline : 1 mei 2020
collegegeld nog niet bekend

1 september 2021

aanmelding deadline : 1 mei 2021
collegegeld nog niet bekend

toelatingseisen

erkende certificaten
Admission is based on:
A. Academic level and background
B. Motivation

vooropleiding
The Graduate School of Communication seeks students with a Bachelor's or equivalent degree in Communication Science or a related discipline (e.g. Sociology, Psychology, Political Science, Communication & Information Studies, Media Studies, Journalism with a research emphasis, Business Administration and International Relations). Ideally, applicants will also have sufficient knowledge of research methodology. For more information regarding admissions, please go to gsc.uva.nl

motivatiebrief
Applicants are assessed in terms of their motivation and the content of their prior coursework. Please check our website for the requirements of your motivation letter.

estimated monthly costs

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bedragkostenpost
424kamerhuur in Amsterdamboven landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1292totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

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Studenten en studentenleven

studentaantallen

62 studenten volgen deze opleiding
81% daarvan is vrouw
? eerstejaars gestart in 2018
?% daarvan is vrouw
32588 studenten aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam
55% daarvan is vrouw
bron: StudieData

studievereniging

Mercurius

Studievereniging Communicatiewetenschap

Op kamers in Amsterdam

115129studenten studerend
47168studenten woonachtig   
€ 424gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
21 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

Keuzehulp

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Studievergelijker

1/3 Amsterdam UVA
Communication Science (research MSc)
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
? eerstejaars
NAN% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
2/3 Amsterdam UVA
Academic Research Master's
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
10 eerstejaars
80% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
3/3 Amsterdam UVA
Professional Research Master's
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
10 eerstejaars
80% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
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Feiten en / studie in cijfers

studentoordelen

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deze
opleiding
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algemeen oordeel4.64.6
inhoud4.24.2
docenten4.24.2
studiefaciliteiten3.43.4
studielast3.83.8
studiebegeleiding4.44.4
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In 2017 hebben meer dan 280.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Communication Science (research MSc) aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam is beoordeeld door 15 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 4.6 uit 5.

Na de studie

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Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

Excellent job opportunities await graduates of the Research Master's in Communication Science. The programme provides a solid background for a PhD in communication science, or a related field, at the UvA or any other (international) university. Of course you can also put your expertise to use outside of the academic world, in jobs where conducting high-level research is central, at media corporations, marketing and advertising agencies, governmental organisations or consultancy businesses.

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Contact

Student Service Desk
T: 020 525 8080
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