Media Technology MSc

Curriculum 2020-2021

The total number of required ECTS credits for completing the Media Technology MSc programme is 120. Read more about ECTS and course levels or the Course and examination Regulations (OER) of the Faculty of Science. There is also an overview of previous curricula (pdf).

Students are obliged to sign up in uSis for examinations, before the examination is scheduled. Note that presentations or paper deadlines also count as examinations. It is advised to sign up for examinations using the class number. For the exact explanation, please check this link.

Core courses:

Level

Credits

Linz NL! (replacement for Visit to Ars Electronica Festival)

400 1

Creative Programming

400 6

Human Computer Interaction & Information Visualization

400 6

Research Fundamentals

400 3

Playful & Creative Science

500 6

Essentials in Art & Music

500 3

Hardware & Physical Computing

400 3

Meta Media

500 2

Sciences & Humanities

400 4

Non-Human Cognition

500 4

Artificial Creatures

500 4

Sound, Space & Interaction

500 6

Exhibition: Science to Experience

500 12

Portfolio

400 1

Graduation Lab

400 1

Graduation Project

600 30

Accent courses (choose 2 or 3 from 5):

   

Social Signal Processing (2021-2022)

500 6

Computational Creativity

500 6

Research Seminar: Artificial Intelligence (2021-2022)

500 6

Research Seminar: Social Technologies (2021-2022)

500 6

Scientific Narration & Visualization

500 4

Elective courses:

   

Elective courses

400+ 10-18

Total:

  120

Students are expected to take the core courses with a total of 92 ECTS including the Graduation Project. The remaining 28 ECTS are obtained through a combination of Accent courses and Elective courses in semester 3 and 4. Student must take minimally 2 and preferably no more than 3 Accent courses.