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Health Communicationpart time, full time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Erfurt


  • expired (Germans and inhabitants)

    expired (EU), expired (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Psychology
  • Health Science
  • Media Studies

Introduction to Media and Communication Science, Principles and Theories of Health Communication, Statistics/Empirical Methods, Medical Principles of Health, Introduction to Public Health, Social Science and Psychological Explanation of Individual Behaviour, Behavioural Change and Health Promotion, Public Communication, Interpersonal and Organisational Communication, Ethics of Modern Medicine

Target group

Graduates of a Bachelor's course in relevant subjects at the Universität Erfurt or another German or international university

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

- Qualified graduates of relevant scientific Bachelor's degree programmes are admitted to the Master's in Health Communication. Relevant subject areas are courses in communication science or psychology, comparable to at least one secondary course of study amounting to 60CP/ECTS at the University of Erfurt. Graduates of degree programmes such as journalism, media studies, education, health communication, biology, medicine or public health can be admitted. In all cases, the application for admission must provide evidence of graded basic knowledge in qualitative and/or quantitative research methods as well as in statistical evaluation procedures and/or empirical project work totalling 18 CP/ECTS. - Selection procedure with selection interview

Lecture period
  • 10.04.2023 - 15.07.2023
  • 10.10.2022 - 04.02.2023

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union


  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students


Languages of instruction

Main language



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