Students will have access to experts in new technology, global media, international telecommunications and media studies. As a professional with a global perspective, the twinned degree is aimed at equipping students with the knowledge required to play a powerful role in redefining the way the world communicates.
In December CFMS will host the last series of meetings and a research showcase of the EU funded, three year project of the MeCoDEM group.
UCT CFMS was in the spotlight at the awards ceremony of the annual SACOMM conference held at the University of the Free State in September this year.
The topic of media ownership was discussed at a panel called Media Matters: Ownership, Control and Trust at this year’s Open Book Festival. Media Studies PhD student Willemien Calitz was there to witness Lukhanyo Calata, Tabisa Raziya, Justice Malala speak to Adriaan Basson.