Media & Communication Courses - Bachelor / Undergraduate Level
Below is the preliminary list of undergraduate courses available in 2018-2019. 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.
- 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.
Term 1 (10 September - 9 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)
CM2052 - Transmedia Entertainment & Marketing (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2075 - Fundamentals and Practices of Journalism (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2076 - Diversity in Popular Culture and Advertising (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2078 - Management and Leadership in Media Organisations (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2232 - Media Entertainment: Fans and Franchises (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 (12 November - 8 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 - Current Perspectives on 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)
CM2046 - Media Audiences and Effects (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
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)
CM2073 - Media in Latin-America (Elective, 5 ECTS)
CM2230 - Media and Politics (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
Term 3 (11 February - 12 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)
CM2054 - Media and Consumer Culture (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2058 - Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Media and Creative Industries (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2060 - Cinema and Society (Elective, 5 ECTS)
CM2065 - Argumentation and Rhetoric in the Public Sphere (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2066 - Privacy, Surveillance and New Media Technologies (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2072 - Consumer Behavior & Marketing Action (Elective, 5 ECTS)
CM2074 - Social Media Technologies and Strategies for Business (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2077 - Diversity in Popular Culture and Advertising (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2080 - Television in the Digital Age (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM2081 - Consumer Perceptions of Corporate Social Responsibility (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
CM3010 - Communication Ethics, (BA-3, 5 ECTS)
Term 4 (15 April - 21 June)
CM1007 - Communication Technologies and their Impacts (BA-1, 5 ECTS)
CM1010 - Intercultural 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)
CM2252 - Transmedia Entertainment & Marketing (Seminar, 5 ECTS)
Resit Period: 24 June - 12 July
Registration to our courses goes through OSIRIS. When you login on OSIRIS with your ERNA ID, go to Cases. Remember to disable your popup blocker to allow your browser to open the system. Once you have opened OSIRIS Cases, click Start new case. During the specific course registration periods (see timeline below), you will be able to find a case titled ESHCC IBCoM Studyplan Term X. When you click Start, you can enter your course preferences and submit your application. Please check the table below for information about when to register for our courses, and what the procedure is.
|Course period||Registration period|
|Term 1||30 July- 15 August (noon)|
|Term 2||1 October - 17 October (noon)|
|Term 3 & Term 4||24 December - 9 January (noon)|
As soon as the registration period opens, you will be able to find the ESHCC IBCoM Studyplan Term X form on OSIRIS. 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. Note that IBCoM's courses are generally small-scale and therefore have limited capacity; please take into consideration that you might not get your first choice.
Dropping or adding courses
When you get your courses assigned, you can drop courses by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
Please keep in mind that Late Registrations are an exception for those who miss the original deadline. Missing Late Registrations means no access to IBCoM's courses - we can't make exceptions to exceptions. Thank you for your understanding.
Late Registration Period
Tuesdays: 21, 28 August
Tuesday: 30 October
Tuesdays: 22, 29 January
Tuesdays: 26 March, 2 April