The International Master in Digital Communication is a program created by the University of Cantabria (Spain) and Advanced Communication Center Eulalio Ferrer (Mexico).
The University of Cantabria (UC) is headquartered in the city of Santander. This is the 2nd Spanish university for its global impact of scientific production and 5th in teaching quality (ranking of the CYD Foundation) and has received recognition from Campus of International Excellence of the Ministry of Education and Culture of Spain. It is a leader in research into new technologies and digital businesses and leading some of the most important European projects in this field.
The Advanced Communication Center Eulalio Ferrer (CADEC) is an academic institution accredited by the Ministry of Education of Mexico to grant official titles. In its 30 years of existence, Cadec has become a benchmark for executive education communication and advertising in Mexico.
The International Master in Digital Communication at the University of Cantabria (UC) and Advanced Communication Center Eulalio Ferrer (CADEC) aims to prepare students to work at the highest international level in the field of communication and digital marketing, social and business networks and the Internet.
Students who successfully complete the program earn a dual degree Master of Spain and Mexico, accredited in Spain by the UC and Mexico by Cadec. The Master is aimed at professionals from both the field of communication and various other areas who wish to focus their career in the field of university graduates and digital economy.
The educational methodology is flexible and adaptable to the situation of each student, both in regard to commitment necessary for its improvement as the starting level of knowledge of each student.
The Master is taught remotely by Internet but personalized and direct contact between student and teacher, tutor and other students. So each week will have tasks to perform solo and video in real time in which you can ask experts direct teachers in each subject. These teachers are teachers of Spanish universities and experts in digital communications management positions in multinational companies and governments of Spain, Mexico and other Latin American countries.
In addition, each student will have a tutor, your personal "coach" to help you develop your skills and sharpen your career.
The Ministry of Industry of Spain, through the public entity Red.es, has selected the program Master in Digital Communication and UC Cadec between 3 graduate in digital communication stationed in Spain and deserving of financial assistance for students within the national call to promote the training of professionals in field of Digital Economy.
The academic program of the Master in Digital Communication includes theoretical and practical training so that students learn to design strategies and implement concrete actions communication, digital marketing and use of social networks.
It consists of 11 separate subjects covering everything around to digital communication, so that students will have a holistic view of issues such as digital strategy, online business and web development.
The learning system is flexible and is intended both to devote entirely to the completion of the Master as to make it compatible with a job. It also allows adapting content to the level of knowledge of digital communication for each student and professional experience.
The materials will be evaluated by a virtual exam or a job. To complete the Master, students undertake a Master's Thesis with the support of his personal "coach" who must defend in court. Passing this test will confirm that they are prepared to assume a position of responsibility in performing functions leading expert in digital communication.
Participation in the Master can be done from home or in the workplace, provided that there is a stable internet connection.
Funding and Scholarships
The International Master in Digital Communication has a cost of 4,500 euros. The UC and Cadec have agreements with banks to help students finance the tuition fees in several extended payments over time. There is also an offer of scholarships for excellent students who excel in their academic or professional career. Students of all nationalities are eligible for grants of up to 50% reduction in tuition until 28 February 2015 d.
About the School
The University of Cantabria (UC) is one of the three universities that has been in the Top 10 list of the main Spanish rankings both in education as well as