Media science
2010-2011 - IMT1281 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

The students will achive basic knowledge of media science, primarily in the field of digital media. Further, the students will practise and evolve their skills of reflection, mainly concerning the purpose of media in modern society.

Topic(s)

- Communication models
- Symbols and interpretation
- Narration
- Convergence
- Broadcasting
- Multimedia
- The Internet
. ‹› infrastructure
. ‹› genre and metaphors
. ‹› interactivity
. ‹› hypertext
- Interaction between media
- Remediation
- The networking society

Teaching Methods

Essay
Lectures
Mandatory assignments
Reflection
Tutoring

Form(s) of Assessment

Essay
Home exam, 48 hours

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Essay (counts 30%)
Home Exam, 24 hours (counts 70%)
Each part must be individually approved of.
Individual Home Exam

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

Coursework Requirements

All essays and reflection note must be passed.