Bachelor of Arts Language and Communication in the Global Media Society

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree

Duration

36 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

German

About this Study Course

In today’s interconnected world, the demand for skilled communication experts is higher than ever due to increasing globalization and migration. The Bachelor of Arts in Language and Communication in the Global Media Society addresses these challenges, offering comprehensive academic training that prepares students for a variety of communication-focused careers in multilingual and culturally diverse environments.

Overview

This degree program blends theoretical insights from language, culture, and media studies with practical perspectives from intercultural communication and multilingualism research. Students are trained to use oral and written communication effectively, tailored to specific audiences, media formats, and contexts. The program’s goal is to develop advanced linguistic, communicative, and intercultural skills, equipping graduates to navigate and excel in settings characterized by cultural diversity and fast-paced media evolution.

An essential component of this program is a four-week external internship, providing invaluable practical experience. Additionally, students benefit from orientation seminars with industry experts and practical written exercises, which enhance their understanding of the field’s real-world applications.

This program must be combined with another subject, broadening students’ academic horizons and career prospects. Graduates can pursue careers in internal or external communications for organizations, public relations, social media management, personnel development, communications consulting, development cooperation, and academia.

Admission Requirements

  • University entrance qualification (e.g., Abitur)
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1, as per DSH exam regulations)
  • Introduction to Language and Communication
  • Theories of Media and Culture
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Multilingualism Research
  • Practical Communication Skills
  • Media and Communication Ethics
  • Internship
  • Final Research Project

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Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of this program have successfully entered diverse and dynamic fields. Alumni have become influential public relations specialists, adept social media managers, strategic communications consultants, and key players in internal communications and development cooperation. The program’s alignment with current industry demands ensures that graduates are equipped with relevant skills and knowledge, making them competitive candidates in the job market. With the evolving landscape of global media, the ability to communicate across cultures and languages is increasingly valuable, and our graduates are well-prepared to meet these challenges.

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