Bachelor-Distance Learning

180 ECTS German
*Translated: Journalism. Only available in German

The online learning programme in Journalism provides you with all the tools you require to forge a career for yourself as an editor, correspondent, presenter or reporter.

Distance Learning

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Our online study programme in Journalism provides you with the practical know-how to produce cross-media content and design your own formats. You will learn how to research, develop your own writing style and use storytelling. In addition, you will acquire the competence to work routinely with content management systems and to create photos, videos or animations.What's so special about it: The Bachelor's programme at IU International University of Applied Sciences is Germany's first online-only study programme in Journalism! In this way, you can enjoy the flexibility of online study and, at the same time, be sure that you are getting a sound education that is aligned with the standards of the German Journalists' Association (DJV). After graduation, you will be able to focus on a field of your choice – e.g. Interdisciplinary- and Data Journalism, TV and Web Moderation, or Social Media Marketing.

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Summary Your study programme summed up
  • Study programme & degree
    Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) 180 ECTS
    Full-time or part-time
  • Study duration & extension
    36-72 months, depending on model
    Extension possible free of charge
  • Study fees
    Starting at 229€/month, depending on model
    Regular discount campaigns
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This program is part of our study program in German language. You can find more information on our German website.

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Why IU is the best choice
  • Personalised & flexible

    You get to study whenever, however and wherever you want – thanks to our digital campus, flexible full- and part-time models and exams you can sit online at any time. You even decide when to start your studies! 

  • State-approved & award-winning

    Our study programmes are state-approved and multi-award-winning. That makes us and our students happy – according to, they are 96% likely to recommend us. 

  • Here for you – personally

    Get the support you need: via our online campus, you can participate in live sessions, chat with fellow students or benefit from our study and career coaching. 

  • Practically oriented

    Thanks to our wide selection of practically oriented specialisations, you can create your own profile and develop skills for the career you’re dreaming of. 

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