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Comparative Media Studies

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

48 months
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About

The Comparative Media Studies program of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) offers students an opportunity for interdisciplinary study of film, television, game design, virtual worlds, digital artworks, civic media, interactive writing, and other communications media.

Overview

About the program

Options of the Comparative Media Studies program of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) include a major, minor, and concentration and a concentration in Education.

While students are free to choose from among all of our required classes and electives to construct a major which best meets their unique interests, our classes can been seen as being broadly grouped into three clusters: Games and Interactive Media, Film/Television, and  Media Cultures.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Game Design Methods
  • Short Attention Span Documentary
  • Civic Media Collaborative Design Studio
  • Media Systems and Texts
  • Visual Design
  • Media and Methods: Sound

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Essay
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Secondary School Report (SSR), including high school transcript
  • For non-native English speakers, we strongly recommend providing the results of an English proficiency exam if you have been using English for fewer than 5 years or do not speak English at home or in school, so that we may consider that information alongside the rest of your application
  • We do not have cut off or recommended scores for the ACT or SAT as scores are evaluated within an applicant’s context

Tuition Fee

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    77020 USD/year
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  • National

    77020 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 77020 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 USD /month
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