Department of Communication and Media Research (DCM)

The DCM aims at teaching and research in the field of mass communication as well as providing a scientific education for students who are interested in jobs of all kinds in the communication sector. 



MA in Business Communication: Placement Report of Graduates

The placement report of graduates 2020-2021-2022 of the MA in Business Communication is now available. You can consult it here.

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DCM gets WEAVE project

Researchers from the fields of communication, law and computer science are investigating the consequences of algorithmic selection for the media and the public.

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DCM Researchers Awarded at the ICA Annual Conference

At the annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in Paris from 26 to 30 May 2022, several DCM researchers have received awards for outstanding achievements.

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Course Dates and Hours

Dates and hours of all current courses are available in the University of Fribourg Course Catalogue
Course Catalogue

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Our Courses on Moodle

Documents from our courses are available on the platform Moodle. You can find the Moodle pages of current DCM courses here.