Journalism, Global Media and Society, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2023/2024

  • Autumn 2023, 100%, Campus

    Start date: 2 November 2023

    End date: 5 December 2023

    Application deadline: 17 April 2023

    Application code: UU-26316 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

    Registration: 27 July 2023 – 27 August 2023

Entry requirements: Media and Communication Studies A and B or the equivalent, or admittance to the Master's Programme in Social Sciences, specialising in Digital Media and Society.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

About the course

This course offers knowledge about and tools for analysis of contemporary journalism in a global context by putting a focus on independent and critical analysis of journalism, its societal roles and forms of expression. The course also introduces the analysis of images in journalism.

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Department of Informatics and Media

Ekonomikum (plan 3) Kyrkogårdsgatan 10

Box 513, 751 20 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 1011 018-471 1010


Study counsellor


Telephone: +46 18 471 10 70