Göteborg University

Department of Applied Information Technology

Master in Communication


International Office, Vasaparken

Goeteborg, Vastra Got


Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Communication

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Communication is essential to human beings. Human life and social organization depends on it. In this programme you will study all aspects of communication and acquire an advanced understanding of communication issues in various contexts and advanced knowledge about theories and methods useful in studies of communication in its context. How do factors such as purpose, roles, medium, instrument and environment affect communication? You will study communication in classical and modern organizational theories which will increase your understanding of how different activities influence communication within an organization. You will also study the role of communication within different professional fields and the various professional demands on written and oral communication as well as the use of pictures in communication in business life, mass media, education etc. You will learn about the communicative practice of leaders and the characteristics of successful organizing and get an enhanced comprehension of the relationship between leadership and communication with a special emphasis on the politics of everyday life in organizations.


Swedish Department of Education

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 120 HEC

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): N/A USD

In State Tuition (per year): 0 SEK

Out State Tuition (per year): 130000 SEK

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