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Bachelor of Communication Studies

Bachelor of Communication Studies
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Model Path part 1

Broadening courses (36 ECTS-credits)

General Economics6sp1st/2nd sem.
Vanhaecht, Eve
World History of Belgium6sp2nd semester
Van Damme, Ilja
Greefs, Hilde
Communication studies6sp1st semester
Vandebosch, Heidi
Political science6sp1st semester
Wouters, Ruud
Sociology6sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
Introduction to law3sp1st semester
Janvier, Ria
Introduction to filosophy3sp2nd semester
Opdebeeck, Hendrik

Methods (15 ECTS-credits)

Quantitative Research Methods6sp2nd semester
Mortelmans, Dimitri
Neels, Karel
Statistics I6sp1st/2nd sem.
Thijssen, Peter
Introduction to Scientific Work3sp1st semester
Mortelmans, Dimitri

Discipline-specific courses (9 ECTS-credits)

Media: Structure and operation6sp2nd semester
Panis, Koen
Media Law3sp2nd semester
Cloots, Elke

Model Path part 2

Discipline-specific courses (33 ECTS-credits)

Media: Audience and Effects6sp2nd semester
Vandebosch, Heidi
Visual Communication Theory6sp1st semester
Pauwels, Luc
Interpersonal communication6sp2nd semester
Ouvrein, Gaëlle
Communication management6sp1st semester
NNB, -
English3sp1st/2nd sem.
Verhulst, An
French3sp1st/2nd sem.
Van Acker, Isa
Media and ethics3sp2nd semester
Hens, Kristien

Broadening courses (9 ECTS-credits)

Psychology6sp1st semester
DeSmet, Ann
Public Law3sp2nd semester
Popelier, Patricia

Methods (15 ECTS-credits)

Qualitative Research Methods6sp1st semester
Mortelmans, Dimitri
Statistics 26sp2nd semester
Neels, Karel
Logic and Science Criticism3sp2nd semester
Leuridan, Bert

Model Path part 3

Discipline-specific courses (39 ECTS-credits)

Advertising, sponsoring and public relations6sp1st semester
Walrave, Michel
Methods of communication research6sp2nd semester
Van Ouytsel, Joris
Culture and Media Theory6sp2nd semester
Weyns, Walter
Verschraegen, Gert
Film History and Aesthetics6sp1st semester
Meers, Philippe
Political Rhetoric6sp1st semester
De Vries, Philippe
News and journalism6sp2nd semester
Paulussen, Steve
Intercultural communication3sp2nd semester
Heirman, Wannes

Methods (12 ECTS-credits)

Student research - Communication Science - Part I6sp1st semester
Van Aelst, Peter
Vandebosch, Heidi
De Backer, Charlotte
Student research - Communication Science - Part II6sp2nd semester
Van Aelst, Peter
Vandebosch, Heidi
De Backer, Charlotte

Broadening courses (3 ECTS-credits)

student chooses 1 course from the list below

World View: Religion, Atheism and Science3sp1st semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
World View: Religion, Atheism and Meaning3sp2nd semester
Van Herck, Walter
World View: Religion, Atheism and Culture3sp1st semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
World View: Religion, Atheism and Society3sp2nd semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
City and Diversity3sp2nd semester
De Munck, Bert
Oosterlynck, Stijn
Media and Digital Society3sp1st semester
Hellinckx, Peter
Poels, Karolien
Migration, Integration and Diversity3sp2nd semester
De Feyter, Koen
Absillis, Kevin
Van Praag, Lore
Freedom, Citizenship and Democracy3sp1st semester
Van Eekert, Geert
Loobuyck, Patrick
Global justice3sp2nd semester
De Herdt, Tom

Optional courses Bachelor of Communication Studies

The student chooses optional courses for 3 ECTS credits from the list below in part 2 of the bachelor of Communication Studies.

The student chooses optional courses for 6 ECTS credits from the list below in part 3 of the bachelor of Communication Studies.

Belgian Politics6sp2nd semester
Meier, Petra
Public administration6sp1st semester
Van Dooren, Wouter
Comparative Political Institutions6sp2nd semester
Ahrens, Petra
European Integration6sp2nd semester
Bursens, Peter
International relations6sp1st semester
Sauer, Tom
Political Thought6sp1st semester
Dejaeghere, Yves
Debating Development3sp1st semester
Van Hecken, Gert
Verrelst, Janus
Sociology of Labour6sp2nd semester
Henderickx, Erik
Cannaerts, Nele
Contemporary sociological theory3sp2nd semester
Verschraegen, Gert
Classical Sociological Theory3sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
Social demography6sp2nd semester
Neels, Karel
Society, facts and problems6sp2nd semester
Cantillon, Bea
Sociology of inequalities: class, gender, ethnicity3sp1st semester
Oosterlynck, Stijn
Van de Velde, Sarah
Sociology of Organizations6sp1st semester
Crabbé, Ann
City and Space3sp2nd semester
Loots, Ilse
Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Migration and Integration6sp1st semester
Van Praag, Lore
Studium Generale3sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
Philosophy of Culture6sp2nd semester
Vanheeswijck, Guy
Introduction to the Natural Sciences6sp2nd semester
Zahidi, Karim
Contemporary history6sp2nd semester
Van Ginderachter, Maarten
History of Belgium6sp1st semester
Van Goethem, Herman
Dhondt, Frederik
History of literature3sp2nd semester
Sleiderink, Remco
History of the printed book3sp2nd semester
Delsaerdt, Pierre
General Linguistics 16sp1st/2nd sem.
Vermandere, Dieter
General Literary Theory 16sp2nd semester
Debergh, Gwennie
Absillis, Kevin
Text and representation6sp2nd semester
Willems, Gertjan
Dramaturgy: foundations6sp1st semester
Vanhoutte, Kurt
Digital Humanities6sp2nd semester
Daelemans, Walter
Van Hulle, Dirk
Kestemont, Mike
Dillen, Wout
HRM and Labor Law6sp2nd semester
Janvier, Ria
Jacobs, Sofie
Information Systems3sp1st semester
Verelst, Jan
Social Economic Analysis6sp2nd semester
Vandenbroucke, Frank
Sustainability3sp2nd semester
Crabbé, Ann
Bots, Jessica
Climate Change3sp1st semester
Crabbé, Ann
Vicca, Sara
Poverty and Inequality3sp2nd semester
Cantillon, Bea
Anthropology6sp2nd semester
Van Praag, Lore
3spNNB, -