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B.Sc.Political Communication and Journalism

Tuition fee €1,700 per semester
Application fee €100 one-time
Registration fee €100 one-time

Baltic Center Registration Fee Includes:
– Consultations for selection of HEI
– Migration & visa consultation
– Registration in the Baltic Center database
HEI admission documents’ check
– General testing for all Baltic Center HEIs – Admission Examination
– Student’s admission to HEI, maximum 3 registrations per one fee.
& In case of HEI change at the request of a student, after the admission letter receiving from HEI, a transfer to another HEI is for an extra cost.
– Documents’ arrangement for the payments to HEI
– Bonus – on the written application of a student, preparation and transfer of the invitation for the embassy.
& The period of preparation from week to two months

Overview

About the programme
The program of studies of Political Communication and Journalism trains journalists of a new generation who are able to use the latest technology, make strategies policy and adjust communication in the social environment. During the studies students will be introduced to the political phenomenon, as part of a very broad culture. The policy covers both the private and public human life and requires good presentation and publicity in the general society, concentrated expression of the prevailing opinion of the majority, discussing and even identification of the public interest.

For this reason, students will study information wars, propaganda mechanisms, socio-cultural media, media economics and law, and subjects of various other fields. They all allow to realize that with the growing complexity of the political background and processes, the program of Political Communication and Journalism Studies will cover the results of various humanitarian, social and even technological research and innovations stemming from them. They are changing the landscape of journalism and the journalist’s mission.

The program of studies provides competences that enable to reflect even the changes in the global political climate, to present them differently to different social groups, to promote civic participation, public awareness and critical thinking. A journalist with a good understanding of politics not only represents the leaders on the political arena, by presenting their solutions, programs, electoral campaigns, but also social movements, strengthening their power in the public space.

Program unique features
The only university offering this study program in Lithuania

Focus on technology management models

Small group of students, individual attention to each student

Programme structure

Study subjects
Media and Propaganda
Media Technology
Civil Media
Economy
European Multi-level Governance and Unified Communication Space
Information Wars
Media Companies
Integrated Marketing Communication
Intellectual Property Law
Creative Writing
Creative Economy
History and Theory of Mass Communication
Media Law
Journalism Research
Media Economics
Political Sociology
Political Communication Theory
Editing
Reporting Methodology
Contemporary Style Concepts
Social Media Communication
Sociocultural Media
Social Responsibility

Career opportunities

After graduation you will be able to:
Organize political campaigns;
Communicate using smart technologies;
Effectively direct political journalism work;
Professionally manage new media and social networks;
Mediate between political institutions and the media;
To advance democratic values ​​and to advance society
Advanced evaluation of political, democratic and civic developments.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States