Media & Communication Courses - Bachelor / Undergraduate Level

Below is the list of undergraduate courses available in 2017-2018. If you are a master student and interested in our graduate courses, please contact the exchange coordinator.

More information on the content of the course can be found by searching for the course on the basis of the course code (CMxxxx) in the EUR Course Catalog . Also make sure to review the Study Information page for more insights into the workload, grading, rules, etc.

Instructions on how to register can be found at the bottom of this page, and will also be sent to you by your ESHCC exchange coordinator.

If you are an EUR student from a department outside of Media & Communication and wish to take (a selection of) M&C courses, then this page is also for you. Please note that there are some requirements:

  • Only students from English-taught programmes can sign up for our courses
  • You need to have a valid registration at EUR for the current Academic Year

Term 1 (11 September - 10 November)

CM0004 - Media and Communication Theory (Minor, 5 ECTS)
CM2001 - International and Global Communication (BA-2, 5 ECTS)
CM2027 - Cultural Identities and New Media (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2030 - Media and Politics (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2033 - The Business of Media (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2034 - ICTs and Emerging Markets (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2052 - Transmedia  Entertainment & Marketing (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2075 - Fundamentals and Practices of Journalism (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2232 - Media Entertainment and Popular Culture (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM9001 - Corporate Communication (Minor, 5 ECTS)
CM9002 - Communication and Organisations (Minor, 5 ECTS)
CM9003 - Cultural Influences on Communication (Minor, 5 ECTS)
CM9004 - Communication Technology and its Impacts (Minor, 5 ECTS)
MINESHCC-8 2016 - Fashion Industry (Minor, 15 ECTS); see this page for more information - there is only one spot available in this minor, and will be for a Media & Communication exchange student.

Term 2 (13 November - 2 February)

CM0030 - Made in Holland: Dutch Creative Industries (Exchange, 5 ECTS) - Ends before Christmas!
CM1012 - Media Processes and Influences (BA-1, 5 ECTS)
CM1013 - Key Concepts in the Social Sciences (BA-1, 5 ECTS)
CM2011 - New Media Production (Communication Workshop, 5 ECTS)
CM2032 - Media Entertainment and Popular Culture (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2041 - Corporate Communication (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2042 - Communication and International Relations (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2043 - International Journalism (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
** CANCELLED ** CM2048 - War Representations in Media and Culture (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2049 - Global Advertising (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2050 - Media Industries: Trends and Strategies (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2051 - Public Diplomacy (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2062 - Consumer Behavior and Marketing Action (Elective, 5 ECTS)
** CANCELLED ** CM2073 - Made in Latin-America (Elective, 5 ECTS)

Term 3 (5 February - 13 April)

CM1008 - Media Systems in Comparative Perspective (BA-1, 5 ECTS)
CM1009 - Communication as a Social Force (BA-1, 5 ECTS)
CM1014 - Communication and Organisations (BA-1, 5 ECTS)
CM2010 - Communication Management (Communication Workshop, 5 ECTS)
CM2026 - Intercultural Communication at Work (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2039 - Entertainment Media and Social Change (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2040 - Media Campaigns (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2046 - Media Audiences and Effects (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2047 - Media and Diversity (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2054 - Media and Consumer Culture (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2058 - Media Industries: Trends and Strategies (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2060 - Cinema and Society (Elective, 5 ECTS)
CM2065 - Argumentation and Rhetoric in the Public Sphere (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
** CANCELLED ** CM2066 - Privacy, Surveillance and New Media Technologies (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2074 - Social Media Technologies and Strategies for Business (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2072 - Consumer Behavior & Marketing Action (Elective, 5 ECTS)
** CANCELLED ** CM2272 - Consumer Behaviour & Marketing Action (Elective, 5 ECTS)
CM3010 - Communication Ethics, (BA-3, 5 ECTS)

Term 4 (16 April - 22 June)

CM1007 - Communication Technologies and their Impacts (BA-1, 5 ECTS)
CM1010 - Cultural Influences on Communication (BA-1, 5 ECTS)
CM2025 - Media, Children and Parents (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2029 - Digital Media Analysis (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2038 - Cultural identities and New Media (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2064 - Cinemas in Context (Elective, 5 ECTS)
CM2068 - Surveillance in film, TV, and media platforms (Elective, 5 ECTS)
CM2069 - Public Relations & Transparency (Elective, 5 ECTS)
CM2071 - Science Fiction and the Media (Elective, 5 ECTS)
** NEW! ** CM2230 - Media and Politics (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2252 - Transmedia Entertainment & Marketing (Seminar, 5 ECTS)

Resit Period: 25 June - 20 July


  • Media & Communication exchange students should follow at least 50% of their total number of courses within the Media & Communication department.
  • Students who study Media & Communication as their major, have priority when registering for courses.

Registration Procedure

Registration to our courses goes through a Course Registration Form, which will be open in specific periods at the top of this page. Please check the table below for information about when to register for our courses, and what the procedure is. 


Course periodRegistration period
Term 131 July 2017, 10 AM - 16 August, 12 PM (noon)
Term 22 October, 10 AM - 18 October, 12 PM (noon)
Term 3 & Term 418 December, 10 AM - 10 January, 12 PM (noon)


As soon as the registration period opens, a banner will appear at the top of this page, including a button to a Course Registration Form. In this form you will be asked to indicate how many courses you want to take, and to list up to 5 preferences. After the deadline has passed, you will receive an email with the course(s) that has been assigned to you. This email will also contain further information about workgroup registration and more. 

Dropping or adding courses

When you get your courses assigned, you can drop courses by sending an email to However, you cannot change them to other courses. To add courses, you need to follow the Late Registration Procedure.

Late Registration Procedure

If you have missed the deadline for course registrations, you can still join Late Registrations, which takes place in specific periods as well. Within the period, Late Registraitons take place on Tuesdays and Fridays from 8:30 AM until 9:00 AM at IBCoM Office (M8-34). You need to pay a late registration fee of €10,- per course (cash), which will go to charity. Upon arrival make sure you write your name on the sign-up sheet in the waiting area and wait until you are called.

Course periodLate Registration Period
Term 1Week 34-35 // 22, 25, 29 August, 1 September
Term 2Week 44-45 // 24, 27, 31 October, 3 November
Term 3

Week 4-5 // 16, 19, 23, 26 January

Term 4Week 14-15 // 27 & 29 March (not Friday due to national holiday), 3 & 6 April