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Media courses are becoming increasingly popular in recent years, with much credit due to the rise of social media. There are many excellent options for media courses located in exciting destinations across the globe. Media courses may be pursued as a part of a degree, or for a diploma or certificate program. Common media courses include design, social media, news, film, media history, and media technology.

Professionals from many backgrounds often seek media courses, such as journalists, filmographers, photographers, graphic designers, marketing, and advertisers. It is a multidisciplinary field of study that has influence and reach into many different professional areas. There are several options for taking media courses and these often include online, distance learning, or a classroom setting.

Media courses are an excellent way to advance your career. You can learn skills and knowledge that will make you more competitive in the job market and more valuable as an employee. Search through the media courses below to learn more about your opportunities!

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DHEC Production / Distribution

ESRA - École Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle
Campus Full time September 2018 France Paris

Provide a solid theoretical foundation students in economics, law or history of cinema and audiovisual, which will allow them, during their future careers, enrich their perception of the profession and to facilitate decision making. [+]

Best Courses in Media 2018. OBJECTIVES Provide a solid theoretical foundation students in economics, law or history of cinema and audiovisual, which will allow them, during their future careers, enrich their perception of the profession and to facilitate decision making. Integrate students into the labor market through internships, making them immediately operational and, therefore, attractive to industry recruiters. This is all the more important that it is a sector operating mainly through networks. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES The objective of the training concerns trades loaded or production assistant in the short term in a film production company, programming assistant in a large terrestrial channel or head of research for a regulatory authority such as THAT'S IT. Eventually, they may consider working as programmer or marketing manager at a movie distributor, editorial manager within a channel or director of acquisitions for a distributor, etc ... PUBLIC CONCERNED The Hautes Film Studies is designed for students +3, holders of a license or a Grande Ecole degree, such as graduate students of ESRA. Applicants must demonstrate an interest in the professions of cinema and audiovisual sector. They must provide a cover letter and resume, and spend interview. [-]

Course Cgi (computer Generated Imaginery)

GrisArt Escuela Superior de Fotografía
Campus Part time 7 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona

Thanks to new technologies, creating photographic practice and live an exciting time, with constant innovations and new horizons, forcing photographers to continuous learning. [+]

Thanks to new technologies, creating photographic practice and live an exciting time, with constant innovations and new horizons, forcing photographers to continuous learning. In some fields, such as in automotive advertising, architecture and interior design, the change is already in place and the ultra-realistic images that come to us are in most cases computer-generated drawings from designers, engineers and architects . Are familiar CGI images, both stills and motion, applied in film and television. This revolution, which the authors define only limit, currently shaping the advertising world. Their use, though not applicable in all fields, continues to be increasingly necessary, as a generator of new images or as an integrator of these photographic CGI in real environments. The course offered by CGI GrisArt taps into the vast possibility of creating 3D images, but does so in a selective manner, with the needs and skills of photographers. They discover the most direct link between this technology and conventional photography, and compatibility and possibilities. To this end, those strictly useful aspects develop, for example, the camera layout and perspective, lighting, texturing or rendering the output image. The application will be used MAXON Cinema 4D program, unlike other equivalent applications is characterized by friendliness and ease of use of its interface. The high degree of quality offering the latest versions of the Advanced Render (C4D render engine itself) program makes it a very attractive tool for professional willing to venture into this field. Furthermore, knowing the market needs, the course incorporates learning process... [-]


Short Course in Media, Policy & Advocacy in Humanitarian Action

Liverpool School Of Tropical Medicine
Campus Full time 2 weeks April 2018 United Kingdom Liverpool

This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of political debates regarding Western humanitarianism and issues pertaining to media and aid delivery, policy and advocacy. [+]

Best Courses in Media 2018. Media, Policy & Advocacy in Humanitarian Action 3 good reasons to study 1. This exciting course examines the relationship between media and political power, and ensures that you will never again view the media, including social media, in the same way. 2. You will have the opportunity to practice filmed media presentations under the guidance of a leading humanitarian field expert. 3. By regularly conveying information to important audiences, from the general public to government and international decision makers, the media plays a large role in shaping public debate. This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of political debates regarding Western humanitarianism and issues pertaining to media and aid delivery, policy and advocacy. Course Outline Realist and Liberal perspectives on humanitarian intervention. Media and war Rwandan Genocide Humanitarian crisis and US intervention in Afghanistan and Iraq; dealing with humanitarian crisis during wars of national interest. Politics and Media Power relations including manufacturing consent, indexing, and political contest media Aljazeera Fox News Media-state-aid agency interactions Empathy, distance, superficiality, negativity and ethnocentric framing of developing country crises Media and foreign policy: the CNN effect, types of media effect and scope of media impact The limits of the CNN effect and humanitarian action including conflict prevention, and post-conflict peace building Media management during humanitarian crises Advocacy strategies 10 Academic Credits - Assessments For an additional fee of £95, you can be entered for full Academic Credits for this course (Masters level credit, awarded by... [-]

Course in Fashion Photography and Digital Retouching

John Kaverdash Accademia di Fotografia
Campus Full time 120 hours January 2018 Italy Milan

The course offered by the Academy goes beyond theory and after going into studio lighting and shooting techniques, about basics and rules, about language of professionals, recreates the professional ambience both within the studio and outdoors, giving students the possibility of using industry professionals to train and improve their skills. This set-up can create an important experiential journey allowing young professionals to gain confidence in managing the set, using high quality equipment not available without substantial investment, directing and interacting with models and having the guidance of professionals who are already present in the industry. [+]

Course in Fashion Photography and Digital Retouching The course offered by the Academy goes beyond theory and after going into studio lighting and shooting techniques, about basics and rules, about language of professionals, recreates the professional ambience both within the studio and outdoors, giving students the possibility of using industry professionals to train and improve their skills. This set-up can create an important experiential journey allowing young professionals to gain confidence in managing the set, using high quality equipment not available without substantial investment, directing and interacting with models and having the guidance of professionals who are already present in the industry. Students are also introduced to digital retouching discovering not only how to modify their techniques to link with postproduction, but also what has become indispensable technical aids and creative tools. So a photographer entering the profession today cannot know how to use Photoshop or similar programs. This course opens up to new possibilities for creativeness, allowing students to build real images otherwise unrealizable, understanding and applying new perspectives on the vision and design of photographic images. Programme Studio Lighting ... [-]

Top Program In Community Manager

Spain Business School
Online & Campus Combined January 2018 Spain Madrid

The Senior Community Manager Program is aimed at all those who want to manage and strategically position your brand, or your company on the Internet, and become the helm of the digital presence of companies on social networks ... [+]

Best Courses in Media 2018. Who should attend: The Community Manager is one of the most demanded profiles today by companies, as is the professional manager on the Internet to build, manage and administer the online community around a brand, creating and maintaining stable and lasting relationships, both with users interested in the brand and its customers. The Senior Community Manager Program is aimed at all those who want to manage and strategically position your brand, or your company on the Internet, and become the helm of the digital presence of companies on social networks. Objectives: Know the main social networks that exist and know how to handle the necessary tools to manage them efficiently. Knowing the digital consumer and their needs. Analyze the behavior of users on each site. Acquire the necessary communication skills that are needed to develop the work of Community Manager. agenda: MODULE 1: technological and legal environment MODULE 2: Digital Consumer MODULE 3: Introduction Social Media Marketing MODULE 4: Community Manager MODULE 5: Community Manager on Facebook MODULE 6: Community Manager on Twitter MODULE 7: Community Manager on Instagram MODULE 8: Community Manager LinkedIn MODULE 9: Community Manager on Google+ MODULE 10: Communication Skills MODULE 11: Social Media Analytics MODULE 12: END OF PROGRAM outstanding teachers: Miguel Angel Florido - CEO Marketing and Web and blogger. Andrés Arias - Global Social Media & Strategy at BBVA. Join Myriam - Social Media Manager in Pop Up Brand Content Cláudio Inácio - Social Media Consultant, Community Manager... [-]

Rome - Film & Media Studies

IES Abroad
Campus Full time Part time October 2018 Italy Rome

Designed to take you inside Italian cinema, our Film & Media Studies Program makes Rome the set of your study abroad adventure. It’s here you will connect your passion to your studies while enrolling in courses that allow you to create your own documentary, explore the ethics of storytelling, and more. [+]

Why Rome?

Where better to study film abroad than in the center of the Italian film industry: Rome!

What You'll Study

Designed to take you inside Italian cinema, our Film & Media Studies Program makes Rome the set of your study abroad adventure. It’s here you will connect your passion to your studies while enrolling in courses that allow you to create your own documentary, explore the ethics of storytelling, and more. An Italian language course rounds out your film studies focus. You also have the opportunity to take Italian- or English-taught courses in the Humanities, Religious Studies, and Social Sciences at the prestigious Università degli Studi Roma Tre, the second largest university in Rome. Customize your curriculum with courses from our other programs in Rome.... [-]


Graduate Diploma in Media Arts and Production

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 1.5 years January 2018 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The Graduate Diploma in Media Arts and Production is part of an articulated program in media arts and production that includes moving image, sound, digital media and interaction, and the interplay among these media. [+]

This course aims to provide students with core skills in moving image, digital media or sound production; expertise in one area of media arts and production; a capacity to think creatively and critically about, and contribute to, developments within the media industries; an awareness of industry practices in media production; the capacity to develop and critically revise their own work; and project management skills in the context of a media project.

Career options include various roles in a creative team across multiple modes of production and post-production of moving image, sound, digital media and interaction. Graduates have skills to develop their own media projects.

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FdSc in Sound Engineering & Design [SSR Manchester]

University of Bolton
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Manchester Bolton + 1 more

This course involves a partnership between the University of Bolton and SSR Manchester (www.s-s-r.com). Studios are well equipped with analogue and state-of-the-art digital systems, software and IT facilities. The course is delivered fully at SSR in Manchester, but some travel between Bolton and Manchester will be necessary to make use of facilities at both sites. The course includes the fundamentals of sound systems, sound engineering, sound... [+]

Sound Engineering & Design - FdSc [SSR Manchester] This course involves a partnership between the University of Bolton and SSR Manchester (www.s-s-r.com). Studios are well equipped with analogue and state-of-the-art digital systems, software and IT facilities. The course is delivered fully at SSR in Manchester, but some travel between Bolton and Manchester will be necessary to make use of facilities at both sites. The course includes the fundamentals of sound systems, sound engineering, sound for TV and film, special effects, computer games audio design, electronic music, the scientific principles of sound, studio techniques, live sound and PA systems, sound synthesis and MIDI. A work placement period in the second year provides a useful link into the industry. About the course The course begins with the fundamentals of sound systems, sound design, studio principles and associated professional software taught in a highly hands-on manner. This continues into the second year but with a more in-depth approach to sound engineering concepts. Content will focus on audio post production techniques, Foley and sound effects, live sound, acoustics, synthesis and advanced studio techniques so that you can gain a wider experience of the applications of sound engineering and sound design. If you choose to take the optional top-up course you will develop further your post-production techniques, as well as study PA systems design, mastering techniques, examine the business issues relevant to the digital media industries, and undertake a large student-led project. Special features Your work-placement will be undertaken in an audio-related environment of your... [-]

Course in Fashion New Media - Fall Semester

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 15 weeks September 2018 Italy Florence

The Fashion New Media Semester Course focuses on a strategic aspect of the fashion system. The education process aims at creating and manage integrated visual and communication strategies, structuring connections with other professional figures, creating strategic communication projects through new media. [+]

Best Courses in Media 2018. The Fashion New Media Semester Course focuses on a strategic aspect of the fashion system. The education process aims at creating and manage integrated visual and communication strategies, structuring connections with other professional figures, creating strategic communication projects through new media. Nowadays the fashion business is presenting some disruptive changes in digital and the new media direction, such as emerging areas of e-commerce and fashion blogging. Central to this didactic philosophy of involving professionals and industry, IED Florence Fashion New Media semester program has partnered with LUISAVIAROMA.com. LUISAVIAROMA ( Florence ) is a premier e-Commerce luxury clothing retailer of the world’s most important designers. Professional Profile - The semester course in Fashion New Media prepares students to acquire new skills for career development in fashion companies, press offices or in Italian or foreign media agencies. Schedule - Lessons run from Monday to Friday, full-time. Target - The Fahion New Media is aimed at young professionals that wish to improve their vision and creative skills through new media and advanced communication processes; students who wish to gain the basics of new media strategies in the fashion field both for a continuing education or for entering the working world; students coming from fields such as fashion, design, communication or marketing and who wish to explore the specifics of the fashion world & new media. Methodology and structure - The semester program in New Media is developed through courses that aim at preparing participants to use the new... [-]

Course in Social Media Marketing

Oscar Institute
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Social Media Marketing course will teach you how businesses and professionals can leverage multiple social networks and their millions of users. This course will be of interest to people who wish to learn more about social media marketing or to advance their career prospects in the social media marketing arena. [+]

The importance of social media marketing for businesses and organizations is no longer questioned. It has become a worldwide trend in which helps businesses and organizations connect with their customers online. Learn to use social media as a low-cost marketing tool, and develop competitive strategies to make your business or product stand out from the crowd. Whether it’s a blog, Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter, social platforms are driving purchasing decisions in the online and offline worlds. The Social Media Marketing course will teach you how businesses and professionals can leverage multiple social networks and their millions of users. This course will be of interest to people who wish to learn more about social media marketing or to advance their career prospects in the social media marketing arena. Learning Outcomes: Get to grips with the top social media platforms in UAE (Including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn & Blog) Help identify the right platforms for your business Images, file sizes, how the web works and downloading files to a website How to use auto-responders to automatically answer emails Understand affiliate marketing and different methods that can help increase website traffic. Build a long and short term social media plan that aligns to business objectives How to write content for your social channels Tips on how to repurpose your social media content How to increase engagement and conversation with your followers How to monitor and analyze the effectiveness of your content Formulate a social media strategy Create / Generate Campaign & Content calendar Practical... [-]

Media Strategies

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 3 days June 2018 USA New York Japan Tokyo United Arab Emirates Dubai Switzerland St.Gallen + 6 more

This program provides a framework for analyzing and understanding the new and different competitive threats to the broad range of companies within the media industry. [+]

Best Courses in Media 2018. With the rise of new forms of media content and distribution and the recent decline of media conglomerates, companies within the media space face a rapidly shifting environment, changing customer behavior, and tremendous competitive pressures. Columbia Business School is pleased to launch a new executive education program, Media Strategies, which represents a consistent view of the economic forces driving the future profitability of the media industry and how media companies might successfully navigate these changing realities. This three-day program provides a framework for analyzing and understanding the new and different competitive threats to the broad range of companies within the media industry, and uncovering opportunities for growth and value creation. During the program, you will apply the theory of competitive advantage to case studies from these disparate businesses, and discuss relevance to your organization. Whether you are a strategic planner, an executive leading a media business, or a chief financial officer, insights you gain from this program will enable you to capitalize on undeniable shifts in the business environment and lead your company to greater profitability. Who should attend? Mid-level and upper level executives working in the media industry -including Publishing, television, film and telecommunications--responsible for the development and execution of corporate strategy and its ultimate effect on the company's financial future. Key Benefits• Discover your company's competitive advantages, and use this insight to manage your competition. • Understand the structure of Media, and the relationship between content and distribution channels• Understand the issues that... [-]

Preparatory Course - Moscow Film School

Moscow Film School
Campus Part time 1 semester October 2018 Russia Moscow

Regardless of any future filmmaker specialization is important to understand the basics of filmmaking. Preparatory [+]

Regardless of any future filmmaker specialization is important to understand the basics of filmmaking. Preparatory course lays the necessary foundation for further development of the film industry. Is a preparatory course for admission to long-term programs of the Moscow Film School and is aimed at practical mastery of all phases of filmmaking: pre-production, post-production and Prodakshen. What you will learn (software modules of the course) Kinoteoriya Cinema as art direction. The film and the script: types, genres, fiction and non-fiction differences, genre and film copyright.  Kinoprotsess Basic processes, technologies and methods of filmmaking: preproduction, production, postproduction.  Acting skills Acting techniques. Methods for image transfer. Studies and exercises.  Fundamentals of Carrier Art Methods of impact on the viewer using angles, camera angles, camera movement, framing, depth of space, etc.  Fundamentals of artistic productions Translation script in visual range of the plastic of the future film.  Fundamentals of computer graphics Study of the possibilities of computer graphics in the movie. Kinds of graphics.  Work on the set How and by whom is administered by the filming process? What to consider when planning and conducting surveys?  Theory mounting Study of the concepts and principles of installation. Mounting thinking.  Storyboard Storyboard depends on the quality of the artistic quality of the film, the efficiency of the team and the budget of the future picture.  Screenwriting Dramatic structure. Scenarios of different genres. Mastering the Treatment skill development, application scenario and synopsis.  Sound engineering in movies... [-]

FdA Graphic Media and Communication

Somerset College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Taunton

The aim of the course is to help you develop the creative skills needed to achieve success in your future career. With this in mind, the course explores how ideas are communicated through language, images and messages. [+]

Best Courses in Media 2018. Within the School of Art and Design at Somerset College we pursue the intelligent development of visual communication. Students learn the invisible language of form, composition, balance, structure, rhythm and hierarchy coupled with the very visible language of communication. The aim of the course is to help you develop the creative skills needed to achieve success in your future career. With this in mind, the course explores how ideas are communicated through language, images and messages. It equips you with the understanding and skills to operate effectively within the fast-moving and stimulating design sector. By studying on this course, you will develop and establish: - A broad range of skills across the disciplines of graphic media and communication with disciplines which include graphic design, screen based design, moving image and sound, Illustration and photography. - A professional understanding of the strength and usage of visual communication. - A detailed understanding of industry-standard equipment and software. - An understanding of how to evaluate a client’s needs and respond successfully to them. - Experience of working as part of a professional team, gained through group projects and work placements, and through entering national and international design competitions. - Your own visual signature, enabling you to generate and express your personal ideas and beliefs. Teaching and Assessment Teaching takes place within the School of Art and Design utilising a range of purpose-built media and design studios. Assessment is based on 100% coursework and we undertake continuous modular assessment.... [-]

BA Semester Courses in Digital Media Production (Hons)

Arts University Bournemouth - Arts Study Abroad Programs
Campus Part time 10 - 30 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom Poole

The media industry has seen enormous change in recent years and digital technology is now an integral part of almost every aspect of media production. As a consequence the 21st century media designer must be a confident and [+]

BA (Hons) Semester Courses in Digital Media ProductionThe media industry has seen enormous change in recent years and digital technology is now an integral part of almost every aspect of media production. As a consequence the 21st century media designer must be a confident and informed user of this technology. Whether it be in the production of intuitive DVD menus, exciting video content for a viral marketing campaign, producing motion graphics for advertising or VJ’ing solutions, or using the web to promote the latest film releases, students on this course will be working at the forefront of digital media production.The course offers an exciting opportunity to study the broad range of digital media technologies available today including video, sound, streaming media, 3D computer graphics, viral and performance video and newly developing technologies.... [-]


Introduction to Editing

Met Film School
Campus Full time 2 days September 2018 United Kingdom London Germany Berlin Region Berlin Warwickshire Warwick + 5 more

Editing is a core part of the filmmaking process. This is a highly practical introduction to the art of editing, focusing on the core editing techniques available as part of the Adobe CS6 suite with a particular emphasis on Adobe Premiere Pro ®. [+]

Best Courses in Media 2018. Editing is a core part of the filmmaking process. This is a highly practical introduction to the art of editing, focusing on the core editing techniques available as part of the Adobe CS6 suite with a particular emphasis on Adobe Premiere Pro ®. All students will learn key techniques from an industry professional tutor. This course is ideal for beginners looking for some hands-on experience. LEARNING GOALS Effectively manipulate data within the CS6 suite of tools Be able to use basic filters, transitions, motion and create titles Have the ability to navigate Adobe software and understand workflow Know how to check broadcast safe levels for export Be able to import and export files Minimum Age: 18 at start of course Entry Requirements: The Introduction to Screenwriting course is open enrolment and there are no entry requirements. [-]