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Crossmedia Design & Development

Master of Science
Akad. Experte/Expertin
Certified Program
Crossmedia Design & Development
Today, CROSSMEDIA represents new connective developments in the realms of social and visual media, including Web 2.0, virtual reality, branded entertainment, viral media, scientific visualization, micromovies and applications like YouTube, Google Earth, Tumblr, Twitter, Pinterest, FeedBurner and Facebook. Usage of Crossmedia strategies in culture & media sectors increasingly requires an understanding of the societal significance of visual and participative media. Crossmedia additionally links new developments in participation & convergence culture, digital media literacy, media convergence strategies, transmedia storytelling, cyberlaw and crossmedia management. Leading international experts like Lev MANOVICH (New York), Marie-Luise ANGERER (Cologne), J.C. HUTCHINS(Denver), Henry JENKINS (MIT, Massachusetts), Natascha ADAMOWSKI (Munich), Jana HERWIG (Vienna), Marcus S. KLEINER(Stuttgart), Daniela A. CAVIGLIA (Luzern), Moritz STEFANER (Potsdam), Oliver GRAU (DanubeU) and Ramón REICHERT (Vienna) convey the potential of participative & convergent media usage, production and Distribution.
Target group Professionals from the Cultural and Media Sector who are interested in dealving deeper into practice oriented approaches in design and development of crossmedia strategies.
Language Deutsch/Englisch
Teaching method Blended learning
Start 2019
Certificate Master of Science Akad. Experte/Expertin Certified Program
Duration 4 semesters, low residency 3 semesters, low residency 2 semesters, low residency
ECTS-Points 90  (Info about ECTS) 60 30
Course fee 11.400,- € 7.850,- € 4.850,-
Organizer Department for Image Science
Contact Wendy Jo Coones, M.Ed.
Phone: +43 (0)2732 893-2543, Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4551

Admission requirements

General qualification for university entrance or
appropriate professional experience of minimum four years
minimum age of 21 years
applicants who are not English native speakers have to prove their knowledge of the English language before the admittance.

Further admission requirements

Good knowledge of the internet
Access to a computer with internet connection outside the Danube-University Krems for the duration of the course of study.

Letter of Motivation

Your letter of motivation should measure about two pages. In the first part you should deal with the reasons for participating the course. In the second part you are asked to write about your previous knowledge and your possible professional experiences with the subject of the course of study.
Finaly we ask you to explain which personal and professional aims you expect by attending the course.

Application Form

We ask you to send us only a completely filled and signed Application Form in original version

The application form will follow soon!

Additional Documents

Copies of your certificates
Copy of your passport
Europass curriculum vitae
How To Create An Europass Cv

Admission Procedure

The admission procedure consists of the appraisal of the written application documents. For the clarification of open-end questions the course director will contact the applicants if necessary.

After a positive termination of the admission procedure you will receive a written admission for the course of study.

Further information

Wendy Jo Coones, M.Ed.

Phone: +43 (0)2732 893-2543
Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4551
Danube-University Krems
Department for Image Science
Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Strasse 30
3500 Krems