taught in Russian

Level

Master programmes

Type of instruction

Full-time

Duration of study

two years

Area of specialisation: International Journalism

Main educational courses 

  • Global Information: The Democratic Experience
  • Theory and Practice of International Journalism
  • International Law and Media Legislation in Foreign Countries
  • Information and International Security
  • Media Lab
  • Political Journalism Abroad
  • Introduction to Media Management
  • Legal and Geopolitical Issues in Media Activity
  • Socio-cultural Aspects of Information Society

Future career

Russian and foreign media (print media, TV and radio broadcasting, news agencies, online media) and related information and communication areas (publishing, press services, advertising agencies and public relations agencies), as well as scientific research and educational activities related to international journalism.

Area of specialisation: Sports Journalism

Main educational courses 

  • Theory and Practice of Sports Journalism
  • Sports Psychology
  • Professional Skills of Reporter and Sports Presenter
  • Sports Media Specialisation
  • Dramaturgy of Creating a Sports Show in Media Practice
  • Media Functions and Management in Sports
  • Politics and Sports in Modern Society

Future career

Mass media (print media, TV and radio broadcasting, news agencies, online media) and related information and communication areas (publishing, press services, advertising agencies and public relations agencies), as well as scientific research and educational activities related to sports journalism.

Area of specialisation: Media Design

Main educational courses 

  • Practical Photography of Information Age: Shooting and Editing Digital Images
  • Web Design and Internet Media Design
  • Convergent Editorial Office and Convergent Media Product: The Editorial and Technological Aspects
  • Photojournalism
  • Infographics: Graphic Representation of Journalistic Content
  • Digital Media Technologies: Animation, 3D Modelling, Video and Audio Editing

Future career

Mass media (print media, TV and radio broadcasting, news agencies, online media), related information and communication areas (publishing, press services, advertising agencies and public relations agencies), print production, as well as scientific research and educational activities related to classical graphic design and media design, photojournalism, illustrating, visual representation of information, digital technologies for media (including web design, graphic interface creation, 3D modelling), up-to-date printing.

Area of specialisation: Popular Science Journalism

Main educational courses 

  • Contemporary Popular Science Film: Types and Genres
  • Popularisation of Science in Print Media and Audiovisual Mass Media
  • History of Popular Science Journalism: The 20th Century
  • Travelogue Discourse
  • Development of Popular Science Text for Online Media
  • Popularisers of Science
  • Scientific Issues in Foreign Mass Media: Historical Experience and Contemporary Practice

Future career

Mass media (print media, TV and radio broadcasting, news agencies, online media) and related information and communication areas (publishing, press services, advertising agencies and public relations agencies), as well as scientific research and educational activities related to popular science journalism.

Area of specialisation: Journalism and Culture of Society

Main educational courses 

  • Hobby Journalism
  • Social and Cultural Issues in Mass Media
  • Journalist's Standards of Communication
  • Art Journalism
  • Journalism, Culture and Politics
  • World Cultural Heritage in Travel Journalism
  • Everyday Culture as Reflected in Mass Media
  • Art PR and Advertisement in Modern Media

Future career

Culture-oriented journalism in mass media (print media, TV and radio broadcasting, news agencies, online media) and related information and communication areas (publishing, press services, advertising agencies and public relations agencies), as well as related scientific research and educational activities.

Area of specialisation: Advertising

Main educational courses

  • Internet Technologies in Advertising
  • History of World and Russian Advertising
  • Marketing in Advertising
  • Media Planning
  • Management in Promotional Activities
  • Organisation and Realisation of Advertising Campaigns
  • Fundamentals of Advertising Studies
  • Legal and Ethical Regulation of Advertising
  • Advertising Product Creation and Copywriting
  • Psychology and Sociology of Advertising
  • Language and Style of Modern Advertising

Future career

This is an applied area of specialisation. The contents of the academic disciplines is aimed at the development of advertising skills and competences. The graduates can work in advertising, marketing, communication agencies, advertising and marketing departments of big companies.

Area of specialisation: Professional Verbal Communication in Mass Media

Main educational courses

  • Political and Business Speechwriting
  • Art PR and Advertisement in Modern Media
  • Rewriting in Journalism
  • Forensic Linguistics
  • Psychology of Communication and Education
  • Media Dialogue
  • Speech Practice in Cultural and Educational Journalism
  • Media Travelogue Discourse

Future career

Mass media (print media, TV and radio broadcasting, news agencies, online media) and related information and communication areas (publishing, press services, advertising agencies and public relations agencies), as well as scientific research and educational activities related to professional verbal communication in mass media.

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