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FAQ

What is the balance between theory and practice?

The emphasis is definitely on theory. However, the program does include journalism training and practical media projects. Students work independently on reports for TV, online, radio and print.

The practical media courses make up approximately one quarter of the total credits. The program is therefore not comparable to a journalism traineeship or journalism studies.

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Applications for the next intake starting in September 2023 will open in December 2022 until 31st March 2023. Only applications received via the online application portal will be accepted.