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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Business & Media
Mass Communication Management via distance learning
This Doctor Ph.D. Degree is designed for all people working in the communication management and planning sectors including advertising and public relation managers. The Doctor Ph.D. Degree helps to plan, implement, and manage an effective and a successful communication program; one that convey messages, create images, make a product famous in the marketplace, generate leads, build sales, motivate distributors, and/or achieve other goals.
The Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning offers students the highest level of specialization a discipline can offer. More info...
* 45 to 72 academic credits above a Master's program.
* Average Duration: 24 months.
* Program Structure: 70% textbooks + 30% Thesis.
* Admission is open for adults over 27 years of age.
* Master's degree or international equivalent (5 years of study) is required for admission.
Fees include all: Program of study, textbooks, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma, and transcript.
Cost per BIU earned postgraduate credit: 130 Euros (170 US$)
Cost per transferred credit from previous education and/or professional experience if required: 20 Euros (25 US$)
45 ... 72 Academic credits
Tuition Fee :Min. 5.850 Euros (7.650 US$) ... Max. 9.360 Euros (12.240 US$).
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. It always seems impossible until it's done." Nelson Mandela.
Payment plans are available upon request up to 36 monthly installments. More info...
Doctor Ph.D. Degree
Mass Communication Management via distance learning
45 ... 72 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
+ 39 Academic credits - Mass Communication Management Online
+ Other additional subjects
+ 18 Academic credits - Research methodology and final project or thesis.
+ 39 Academic credits: Mass Communication Management Online
BIU Earned Credits
Credits earned through the completion of academic work at Bircham International University (Reports, Projects and Thesis).
1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credits (30 hours of study).
Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):
You may study any subject as an independent online continuing education course. More info...
Postgraduate level continuing education course.
Previous knowledge in this field of study is required.
601COM - Media Influence
602COM - Mass Communication
603COM - Media & Communications
604COM - Broadcasting
605COM - Promotional Strategies
606COM - Positioning Strategies
607COM - Broadcast Management
608COM - Multimedia Communications
609COM - Public Relations Campaigns
610COM - Audiovisual Communication
611COM - Strategic Marketing Management
612COM - Advertising Media Management
613COM - Communication Effectiveness
Bibliography: Mass Communication Management via distance learning
The corresponding textbooks are included in the fees. Once the fee has been paid, the books may take between two to five weeks to reach your address. Bircham International University offices may inform you at any time of the status of your books. If the book is in English, the required report must be written in English unless you have requested to write it in other language and have gained Bircham International University authorization. More info...
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+ Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Business & Media from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. For example: Journalism.
Research work resources and network - Doctor - Mass Communication Management:
AACC - Association des Agences Conseils en Communication
ABRACOM - Associação Brasileira das Agências de Comunicação
ACA - American Communication Association
ADC - Association des Directeurs de Communication
ADECEC - Asociación de Empresas Consultoras en Relaciones Públicas y Comunicación
AEIC - Asociación Española de Investigación de la Comunicación
AEJMC - Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
AIMC - Asociación para la Investigación de Medios de Comunicación
AISOC - Asociación Iberoamericana de Investigación en Sociología de las Organizaciones y Comunicación
ALAIC - Asociación Latinoamericana de Investigadores de la Comunicación
AMCP - Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals
AMEC - International Association for the Measurement and Evaluation of Communication
ANEIMO - Asociación Nacional de Empresas de Investigación de Mercados y Opinión Pública
ASICOM - Asociación Iberoamericana de la Comunicación
ASJMC - Association of Schools of Journalism and Mass Communication
AWC - Association for Women in Communications
CLE - Communications Leadership Exchange
COMMINIT - Communication Initiative Network
DIRCOM - Asociación de Directivos de Comunicación
FCS - Federation of Communication Services
FEDE - Federación de Empresas de Publicidad y Comunicación
FELAFACS - Federación Latinoamericana de Facultades de Comunicación Social
FFCTIC - Fédération Française des Consultants en Technologies de l’Information et de la Communication
GAPRCM - Global Alliance for Public Relations & Communication Management
IAMCR - International Association for Media and Communication Research
ICA - International Communication Association
ICCO - International Communications Consultancy Organisation
INTERCOM - Sociedade Brasileira de Estudos Interdisciplinares da Comunicação
LACP - League of American Communications Professionals
NCA - National Communication Association
PRCA - Public Relations & Communications Association
Joining the proper association is the best way to become an updated professional. Bircham International University graduates may join many professional associations. Membership requirements for each association may vary depending on the degree program, specialization and graduate resume en each occasion. BIU can not guarantee membership in all instances. BIU does not intermediate in these procedures. Bircham International University provides a list of available memberships and professional references from each faculty where some BIU graduates may belong. Contact directly the ones you select. More info...
+ 18 Academic credits (Research methodology and final project or thesis. More info...).
Admission requirements: Doctor - Mass Communication Management
Bircham International University distance learning degree admission requirements differ depending upon the Faculty and the major of study. There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, sex, beliefs and/or religion. A minimum of 30% of the total number of credits required by any adult degree program syllabus has to be transferred from previous education and/or validated from professional experience in order to gain admission. A maximum of 20% of the total number of credits required by the distance learning degree program can be transferred from professional and life experience. More info...
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Learning outcomes: Doctor - Mass Communication Management
The following learning outcomes are compatible with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) for lifelong learning and continuing education. The EQF directives facilitate acceptance of this course credits by many higher education institution. These learning outcomes are achieved after completion of this course with a passing grade. Better grades will demonstrate higher analysis, evaluation and critical thinking skills. More info...
EQF LEVEL 6. Advanced knowledge and critical understanding.
Outcome resulting from course content assessment and its applicability to problem solving.
The student's ability to combine the different parts of the text and to form a new coherent and harmonic final report will determine the critical understanding of the subject and an advanced knowledge of Mass Communication Management. The student written report style, content, and structure play an important role in the assessment and applicability of the knowledge about Mass Communication Management to different Business & Media decision making scenarios and problem-solving. More info...
EQF LEVEL 7. Advanced knowledge and critical thinking.
Outcome resulting from written critical thinking and its applicability to problem solving.
The student will contrast and evaluate the learned material with his/her own knowledge and experience to express an opinion about Mass Communication Management, to consider the practical application of the key concepts, and to argue the conclusions along the written report. Personal judgments and opinion should be based on sound criteria and must be clearly discussed. More info...
Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Business & Media
Mass Communication Management Online
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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Mass Communication Management