Program Communication and Information Sciences

The one-year Master's program in Communication and Information Sciences consists of 60 ECTS credits divided over:

  • 6 elective courses (6 ECTS each)
  • 2 research skills modules (3 ECTS each)
  • a Master's thesis (18 ECTS)

The program starts in September and in February.

Elective courses per Master's track

You can choose freely from among the courses offered or decide to specialize in one of the tracks. If you want to specialize, you should choose at least four elective courses from one specific track and write your thesis about a track-related topic.

Please note that the above does not apply to the New Media Design track.

Elective courses Business Communication and Digital Media

Elective courses Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence

Elective courses Communication Design

Research skills modules CIW

The (preliminary) research skills modules you can choose from in all tracks of the Master's program Communication and Information Sciences are:

Prof.dr. Fons Maes

Prof dr Fons Maes

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"CIS is a Master's program for highly talented, motivated and internationally-oriented students with a keen sense of intellectual curiosity."

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