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Bachelor of Communication Studies
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Model Path part 1

Introduction communication studies (15 ECTS-credits)

Communication studies6sp1st semester
Vandebosch, Heidi
Media Law3sp2nd semester
Cloots, Elke
Media: Structure and operation6sp2nd semester
Panis, Koen

Methods (15 ECTS-credits)

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

Broadening (30 ECTS-credits)

Introduction to law3sp1st semester
Janvier, Ria
Political science6sp1st semester
Walgrave, Stefaan
Sociology6sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
General Economics6sp1st/2nd sem.
Vanhaecht, Eve
Introduction to philosophy3sp2nd semester
Opdebeeck, Hendrik
World History of Belgium6sp2nd semester
Van Damme, Ilja
Greefs, Hilde

Model Path part 2

Deepening communication studies (27 ECTS-credits)

Communication management6sp1st semester
Poels, Karolien
Visual Communication Theory6sp1st semester
Pauwels, Luc
Media: Audience and Effects6sp2nd semester
Vandebosch, Heidi
Interpersonal Communication6sp2nd semester
Ouvrein, Gaëlle
Media and ethics3sp2nd semester
Hens, Kristien

Skills (6 ECTS-credits)

English3sp1st/2nd sem.
Verhulst, An
French3sp1st/2nd sem.
Van Acker, Isa

Methods (15 ECTS-credits)

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

Broadening (12 ECTS-credits)

Psychology6sp1st semester
DeSmet, Ann
Public Law3sp2nd semester
Popelier, Patricia

student chooses once course (3 ECTS-credits) 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
Ferrando, Tomaso

Model Path part 3

Specialization communication studies (33 ECTS-credits)

Strategic communication

Intercultural Communication3sp2nd semester
Heirman, Wannes
Advertising, sponsoring and public relations6sp1st semester
Walrave, Michel

Media studies

Culture and Media Theory6sp2nd semester
Weyns, Walter
Verschraegen, Gert
News and journalism6sp2nd semester
Paulussen, Steve

Film studies en visuele culture

Film History and Aesthetics6sp1st semester
Meers, Philippe

Political communication

Political Rhetoric6sp1st semester
De Landtsheer, Christ'l

Methods (18 ECTS-credits)

Bachelor thesis: Student research - Communication Science Part I6sp1st semester
Van Aelst, Peter
Vandebosch, Heidi
Poels, Karolien
De Backer, Charlotte
Bachelor thesis: Student research - Communication Science - Part II6sp2nd semester
Van Aelst, Peter
Vandebosch, Heidi
Poels, Karolien
De Backer, Charlotte
Methods of communication research6sp2nd semester
Van Royen, Kathleen

Broadening (9 ECTS-credits)

student chooses 9 ECTS-credits from the list below

Belgian Politics6sp2nd semester
Meier, Petra
Public administration6sp1st semester
Van Dooren, Wouter
Comparative Political Institutions6sp2nd semester
Vittori, Davide
European Integration6sp2nd semester
Bursens, Peter
International relations6sp1st semester
Criekemans, David
Political Thought6sp1st semester
Fabri, Eric
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
Kuypers, Sarah
Sociology of inequalities: class, gender, ethnicity3sp1st semester
Oosterlynck, Stijn
Van Eekert, Nina
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 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
Dramaturgy: foundations6sp1st semester
Vanhoutte, Kurt
Digital Humanities6sp2nd semester
Daelemans, Walter
Van Hulle, Dirk
Kestemont, Mike
Dillen, Wout
HRM and labor law6sp2nd semester
Janvier, Ria
De Meulenaere, Kim
Information systems3sp1st semester
Verelst, Jan
Social economic analysis6sp2nd semester
Vandenbroucke, Frank
Sustainability3sp2nd semester
Crabbé, Ann
Bots, Jessica
Climate Change3sp1st semester
Crabbé, Ann
Vicca, Sara
Lauwers, Dirk
Van Praag, Lore
Vandepitte, Ewoud
Poverty and Inequality3sp2nd semester
Verbist, Gerlinde
Cantillon, Bea
Anthropology6sp2nd semester
Van Praag, Lore
Community service learning3sp1st/2nd sem.
Verbist, Gerlinde