Training in Media Economics at SMIT
Get quality training to capture the new opportunities in the media industry
The Training Programme in Media Economics
The Training Programme in Media Economics gives media professionals the possibility to update specific skills and get ready to implement new technology, develop new processes and acquire new markets in their respective media sector.
The Training Programme offers a range of courses that you can pick from based on your individual needs and goals.
The courses meet the needs of both media professionals and media organizations in facing the challenges of the digitalization. The courses were created to suit the specific training needs of a broad range of media professionals. The programme is based not only on lectures and demonstrations, but also on individual assignments and group work organized by leading international experts and industry partners. This unique mixture of teaching methods allows participants to develop specific skills for the media industry.
Find out more in the Training Programme in Media Economics Brochure by clicking here!
In addition to the Training Programme, media professionals can also participate in the full Postgraduate Programme at VUB.
Find out more and download the Postgraduate in Media Economics Brochure here!
More information about the Postgraduate Programme can be also found on the VUB website, by following this link.
The courses and curriculum
Each course of the Training Programme sets out from three full-day lectures, discussions, group work and individual (online) exercises and assignments as well as remote learning per (chosen) course.
Click on the courses to find out more about the content, key objectives, case studies and timing of each course:
- Course 1: Foundations and transformations of media economics
- Course 2: Media economics and policy in a digital age
- Course 3: Intellectual property rights and remuneration
- Course 4: Technology, innovation and data
- Course 5: Audio-visual production
- Course 6: Commercial communication and advertising in a digital age
- Course 7: Economics of journalism
- Course 8: Mergers and acquisitions
Find out more about the courses and the schedule in the Media Economics Programme Brochure by clicking here (coming soon)!
Contact and links
Do you have questions or remarks? Please contact us via email at PGMediaEconomics@vub.be.
More information can be found via:
- Training in Media Economics Brochure
- Media Economics Programme Brochure
- Postgraduate in Media Economics Brochure
- VUB website for the Postgraduate in Media Economics Programme
Registration and admission
Fee: 650 EUR per course
The fee grants access to the chosen course(s) and material for the course.
The official registration to the Postgraduate in Media Economics will open in May 2018.
Pre-register now and get notified as soon as the official registration opens by clicking here!
Date1 Sep 2018 — 30 Jun 2019
Three days per course
VUB Campus, SMIT offices, Pleinlaan 9, 1050 BrusselsOpen in Google Maps
Starts Sept 26 2018, three days, 09:30 to 18:30Course 1: Foundations and transformations of media economics
Starts 24 Oct 2018, three days, 09:30 to 18:30Course 2: Media economics and policy in a digital age
Starts 21 Nov 2018, three days, 09:30 to 18:30Course 3: Intellectual property rights and remuneratio
Starts 19 Dec 2018, 2019, three days, 09:30 to 18:30Course 4: Technology, innovation and data
Starts 13 Feb 2019, three days, 09:30 to 18:30Course 5: Audio-visual production
Starts 13 Mar 2019, three days, 09:30 to 18:30Course 6: Commercial communication and advertising in a digital age
Starts 24 Apr 2019, three days, 09:30 to 18:30Course 7: Economics of journalism
Starts 22 May 2019, three days, 09:30 to 18:30Course 8: Mergers and acquisitions
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