Reasons you should choose this programme
Reasons you should choose this programme
If you are interested in the science and technology behind advanced interactive digital media products, and if you would like to learn how to develop this technology, Medialogy at Aalborg University may be the right choice for you.
In the Medialogy master’s programme, you will learn about the science and technology behind ground-breaking interactive digital systems, and you will develop computer games, computer-generated 3D-graphics and interactive media products.
You will gain a professional profile directed at both the Danish and international job market; i.e. you will have good and interesting job opportunities.
Medialogists are known for their skills within
- Designing and programming for example computer games, interactive systems and similar media products
- Evaluating complex media systems on the basis of tests as well as evaluating technology in relation to user-oriented aspects.
Application deadline is 1st March and study start is 1st September. See enrolment procedures and apply here.
In the master’s programme, you are given the opportunity to obtain academic depth in specific subjects and to use our advanced laboratory equipment. Here, you can test and further develop state-of-the-art techniques within virtual reality, interactive 3D-elements and user evaluation.
See the programme curriculum. Here, you may find details on courses and projects as well as information on the programme’s legal provisions, etc.
You will learn how to analyse research within a chosen field. You will also learn to evaluate and choose the theories, methods and tools within your field to produce new knowledge and technology.
You have the opportunity to direct the MSc in medialogy in the direction of your specific interest as it contains several elective courses on both 1st semester and 2nd semester. In the 3rd semester, you get the opportunity to make a project oriented study with an external company or organization or to study a semester at another university in Denmark or abroad. In the 4th semester, you carry out your master’s thesis, and upon graduation, you are Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Medialogy.
On the third semester of the master's programme in Medialogy, you have the opportunity for an internship, either in Denmark or abroad. You can take an internship in a company, a public institution or a professional organisation. You may also choose an exchange stay at another university in Denmark or abroad.
A stay abroad helps your career
If you want a stay abroad during your education, it may further your job seeking upon graduation. The industry seeks people with international experience, especially within engineering, and therefore, AAU focuses on stays abroad. We want to give you the best start possible when you have finished your studies.
At the master’s level, we give you the opportunity to do an internship (in Denmark or abroad) or spend a semester abroad. We will assist you in finding the best place for you.
AAU co-operates with many universities across the globe, and we have solid contacts and co-operations with industry with regards to both student projects and internships.
Admission and requirements
With a master’s degree in Medialogy from Aalborg University, you will have both analytical and technical skills, making you much sought after for jobs where the ability to prototype and evaluate interactive products and analyse data from user experiments is key.
Medialogists work with for instance:
- Software development
- Interaction design
- Game development
- Web development
- Project management, typically in the entertainment- and it-industry, etc.
What are your prospects as a graduate of medialogy?
As a student, you naturally give a lot of thought to what you are going to work with once you finish your studies, and prospective students are normally quite interested in this aspect as well.
We have gathered some testimonials by former students, a description of medialogists' special competences and some statistics showing in which fields Medialogy graduates typically find work. Read more.
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