Title name: Double Degree in Journalism and Audiovisual Communication
Branch of knowledge: Social and Legal Sciences
Center where it is taught: Faculty of communication sciences Avda de Castelao, s / n. North campus 15782 Santiago de Compostela
Date of authorization for the implementation of the title by the Xunta de Galicia:
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Responsible for the title: Pousa Estevez, Jose Ramon
Title coordinator: Castello Mayo, Enrique
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Type of teaching: Face-to-face
Languages of use: Spanish Galician EnglishInteruniversity degree: No
Coordinating University:University of Santiago de CompostelagoalsThe objective of the Degree in Journalism is to train future professionals destined to develop all those tasks related to the search, selection, management, production and dissemination of information of a very broad referential spectrum, of a general or specialized nature, both within the framework of media entities themselves, as well as public or personal institutions, in which these informative practices have a place.
The objective of the Degree in Audiovisual Communication, for its part, is to train future professionals destined to develop tasks framed in the broad territory of audiovisual communication, fiction and entertainment, which have a place in the field of Cultural and Creative Industries. This training, based on extensive technical and aesthetic knowledge, translates into a further capacity for ideation and materialization of narratives, formats, programs and works of a very diverse nature, intended for multiple supports, and that require the mobilization of multiple grammars.
Basic skillsThat students have demonstrated to possess and understand knowledge in an area of study that starts from the base of general secondary education, and is usually found at a level that, although supported by advanced textbooks, also includes some aspects that imply knowledge from the forefront of your field of study;
That students know how to apply their knowledge to their work or vocation in a professional way and possess the competencies that are usually demonstrated through the elaboration and defense of arguments and the resolution of problems within their area of study;
That students have the ability to gather and interpret relevant data (usually within their area of study) to make judgments that include reflection on relevant issues of a social, scientific or ethical nature;
That students can transmit information, ideas, problems and solutions to both a specialized and non-specialized audience;
That the students have developed those learning skills necessary to undertake further studies with a high degree of autonomy.CurriculumItineraries or mentions:
Are not contemplated
Temporal arrangement of studies:
It is not contemplated
Credit transfer and recognition:
It consists of the acceptance by a university of the credits that were obtained in an official education, in the same or in another university, and that are computed in other different education for the purposes of obtaining an official degree.
It implies that in the official academic documents accrediting the successive teachings for each student, the totality of the credits obtained in official teachings taken previously, at the same or at another university, that have not led to the obtaining of an official degree, will be included.
The USC regulates these two figures in the following regulations published on the web:
Recognition of university activities and transversal competences of the usc:
Students will be able to obtain up to a maximum of 12 optional credits for the recognition of the activities contemplated in article 12.8 of RD 1393/2007 and of the transversal competences of the USC. Cross-cutting competences for all USC Master's degrees are considered instrumental knowledge of (1) foreign languages; (2) Galician language, and (3) information and communication technologies. In any case, the maximum number of recognizable credits for the activities of article 12.8 of RD 1393/2007 will be 6.Professional outingsStudents who complete the joint curricular itinerary will obtain both degrees, so it is guaranteed that they will prove, at the end of said studies, compliance with all the requirements for obtaining each degree separately.