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. 



Florence Van Hove est lauréate du Prix de la meilleure thèse SSCM

Le prix a été décernée pour son mémoire "Médias d'actualité, journalistes et publics sur Twitter: vers un renouvellement des relations?" réalisé au DCM sous la direction de la prof. Prof. Dominique Bourgeois.

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Max Gressly and Florian Fleck Fund 2021 - Call for Applications

For young and internationally-oriented researchers, permitting a stay of two to three months at the DCM. Deadline for applications: 30th September 2020.

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Symposium Binge-watching: Motives, Experiences, and Effects on Sleep

The symposium is of part the project "Excessive Media use in Times of Netflix. ‘Binge-Watching': Motives, Experiences and Effects on Sleep" and will provide insights into current research on binge-watching.…

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Course Dates and Hours

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