Full Sail University

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MEDIA & Communications

Many voices. One global conversation.

In a world where communication breeds connection, the act of sharing our experiences has become second nature.

Communities no longer have geographical borders – a breaking news story, oddball commercial, or heated social debate can gain international exposure in minutes. Whether it’s through journalism, marketing, creative writing, or public relations, you’ll hone your skills through workshops and ongoing portfolio projects designed to help you find your voice — which is elemental to your growth as a communications professional.

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Media & Communications Degree Programs
Creative Writing MFA
Creative Writing MFA
Online

This program teaches students the necessary skills to pursue professional creative writing careers within the world of entertainment, while exploring the art of storytelling and the language of different media outlets.

  • Areas of Study
  • Business & Marketing
  • Classical Writing & Storytelling Techniques
  • Courses Include
  • Episodic and Serial Writing
  • Writing for Games
  • Multimedia Adaptation
Creative Writing for Entertainment BFA
Creative Writing for Entertainment BFA
Campus Online

In this program, students hone their writing skills through a variety of exercises, assignments, and projects that prepare them to meet the needs of an industry that is powered by creative visionaries.

  • Areas of Study
  • Storytelling
  • Research
  • Marketing & Pitching
  • Courses Include
  • Scriptwriting Techniques
  • Publishing & Distribution
  • Transmedia Writing
Instructional Design & Technology Certificate
Instructional Design & Technology Certificate
Online

Students become introduced to instructional design fundamentals and multimedia tools in order to create engaging learning environments. Credits in this program can be transferred to the Instructional Design & Technology master's program.

  • Areas of Study
  • Understanding and Motivating Your Audience
  • Building Inspirational Learning Environments
  • Courses Include
  • Digital Media & Learning Applications
  • Filmmaking Principles for Instructional Design
Instructional Design & Technology Master's
Instructional Design & Technology Master's
Online

Students explore how to create, improve, and implement multimedia instructional tools that will inspire and engage audiences, while also building a solid instructional design foundation.

  • Areas of Study
  • Understanding & Motivating Your Audience
  • Creating Media-Rich Interactive Lessons
  • Courses Include
  • Strategies for Learner Engagement
  • Game Strategies and Motivation
  • Media Asset Creation
Intensive English
Intensive English
Campus

In the IE courses of study, students build skills in reading, writing, listening, and speaking using rich multimedia learning tools, while focusing on the language skills tested in university-recognized, language proficiency exams.

  • Areas of Study
  • Speaking & Listening
  • Reading, Writing & Grammar
  • Courses Include
  • Fundamentals of English Writing
  • Fundamentals of Conversational English
Media Communications Bachelor's
Media Communications Bachelor's
Campus Online

Students build skills in interactive content production and brand development as they learn how to navigate current and emerging media channels.

  • Areas of Study
  • Written & Visual Communications
  • Digital Audio & Video Production
  • Courses Include
  • Editing for the Web
  • Media Entrepreneurship
  • New Media Formats
New Media Journalism Master's
New Media Journalism Master's
Online

This program is designed to give students a practical working knowledge of media delivery channels, allowing them to create the kind of dynamic news content that’s reaching today’s audiences.

  • Areas of Study
  • Multimedia Content Development
  • Journalism Fundamentals & Reporting Skills
  • Courses Include
  • New Media & Communications
  • Writing for Interactive Media
  • Digital News Production
Public Relations Master's
Public Relations Master's
Online

This program gives students a solid grasp on the foundations of traditional public relations methods, while also helping them plan, research, execute, and evaluate effective media strategies.

  • Areas of Study
  • PR Foundations
  • PR Strategy & Communications
  • Measurement
  • Courses Include
  • Legal Aspects of Media
  • Media Relations
  • Events Marketing & Production

Whether you’re ready to apply or want to request more information about how to get started at Full Sail University, visit our Admissions section for details on application requirements, tuition, and available scholarships.

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