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BScNew Media Language

Kaunas University of Technology
Lithuania, Kaunas
Faculty of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities
Tuition fee €2,800.00 per year

All citizens of the EU candidate countries (Iceland, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey) have special discounts.

Citizens of Belarus, Georgia, China, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Brazil may apply for special scholarships. More information on ktu.edu

Application fee €100.00 one-time

Payable within 2 weeks from the application submission by transferring it to the KTU bank account. Non-refundable. Bank details will be provided during application.

Course code 612Q10005
More information

admissions.ktu.edu/../b-new-media-language 

Overview

This programme is designed for those who want to learn to “play with language”, know the secrets of electronic communication, analyse grammar of “visual design” and master a few foreign languages (French, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish or Swedish). Innovative language solutions are an integral part of the activities in the fields of media, public relations, advertising, marketing, etc. The programme offers minor studies in European Studies and Political Sciences.

Top reasons to study at KTU:

1. Students can master second and/or third foreign language choosing from French, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish or Swedish, taught by native speakers.

2. Interdisciplinary programme is focused on languages and application of various medias: blogs, social websites, visual art, software, websites, video games, etc.

3. The study programme schedules 18 ECTS in IT subjects to consolidate skills of working in and with the web and other media.

Programme structure

You will have knowledge of linguistic issues and will learn another foreign language
Public speaking
Grammar, phonology, lexicology, semantics
Text, discourse, functional style

You will understand new media theories and be able to create audio-visual material
Introduction to hypertext
Multimedia elements
Studies of audio-visual culture

You will be able to develop creative, academic, technical and professional texts of various genres and prepare them for publication
Creative, academic and technical writing
Writing for the media

You can choose the following minor studies
European Union studies
Political sciences

Career opportunities

Career opportunities
Graduates may seek a career worldwide in such fields where the proficiency of language in new media contexts as well as English and other foreign language skills are required.
The graduate can seek employment in business enterprises and organisations or establish and develop personal business in the fields:
• public relations;
• e-publishing;
• advertising;
• marketing;
• translation and editing, etc.

Internship
Students have opportunity to gain practical experience and enhance their career prospects with a 10-weeks industry internship in any business enterprise or organisation in the world.
In partnership with Synergium, Seriously, Alma Littera, portal ‘Kauno Žinios’, etc.

“Being a personnel specialist, I think that students, who graduate from Media Language studies, are competitive in the market and marketable, particularly in the areas of public relations and marketing, because we lack the graduates, able to think in a modern and innovative ways, who have encountered the latest media solutions.” – AB “Volfas Engelman”, Director of Personnel, Sandra Nezabitauskienė.

Apply now!
Application start
Dec 1, 2017
Application deadline
Jun 30, 2018 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Apply now! Spring semester 2017/18
Application deadline
Nov 30, 2017 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2018

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States