The International Media Studies Master’s Programme is a 4-semester, full-time programme for further education. The programme combines topics like media and development, journalism, communication science, and media economics, while developing practical media skills and competencies. It is a joint project from the University of Bonn, the Bonn Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, and Deutsche Welle, Germany’s international broadcaster with its headquarters in Bonn, Germany. The bilingual German and English Master’s Programme plans to award full scholarships to 10 applicants from Africa, Asia, Latin America, or Eastern Europe.
Press release from Prof. Dr. Christoph Schmidt on December 18 2008; and email from Annika Jasse to The Communication Initiative on December 7 2009 and November 22 2010.