The BA in Communication Studies focuses on 2 key fields, namely, politics and business, and includes courses in mass communication, business communication, political communication, intercultural communication and film.
BA Communication StudiesThe BA in Communication Studies focuses on 2 key fields, namely, politics and business, and includes courses in mass communication, business communication, political communication, intercultural communication and film. Students learn from experienced professionals via guest lecturers from media organisations and international corporations, and they gain practical experience thanks to the internship programme, which is invaluable in allowing them to quickly develop and operate within a professional environment.Career perspectivesAt Vesalius College, we prepare our Communications students for careers in various organisations, including political institutions, businesses and media conglomerates. At the end of the bachelor programme, graduates from the Communications major are well prepared to study or work as media practitioners, writers (radio, TV, cinema and the web), or organisational spokespersons in diverse fields such as public relations, lobbying, advertising, marketing, and communications. Graduates can aspire to play a leading role in the communication department of political institutions, lobbying firms, media companies and corporations.Vesalius graduates can continue their postgraduate studies in a wide range of fields, including in communications, leadership, management, marketing, PR, journalism, media management, business, and human resources. Our graduates who majored in Communications have successfully completed graduate studies in a number of prestigious universities, including Georgetown University in Washington, DC, London School of Economics, University of Edinburgh, Boston University, Kent University and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB).Degree structureTo complete the bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies at Vesalius College, a minimum of 180 ECTS is required. Most students complete the intense and rigorous study programme within 3 years...