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Institute for Media Studies

Main organisation:Faculty of Social Sciences
Lifecycle:30 May 2001 →  Today
Organisation profile:

The Institute for Media Studies (IMS) strives for international excellence in the research fields of both media and communication. The IMS produces innovative and critical scientific research with a focus on four domains:

  • Journalism & News
  • Strategic Communication
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Media Culture

In addition, the IMS employs its research expertise to provide quality education, to participate in academic and social debate, and to inspire (inter)national policy.

Keywords:Communication Science, Media Studies, Media, Communication
Disciplines:Communications, Communications technology, Communication sciences, Media studies, Social psychology, Information sciences, Marketing, Journalism and professional writing, Social change, Political behaviour, Audiovisual art and digital media