Programme Structure

The MSc programme in Information Science and Cultural Communication covers two years and comprises 120 ECTS, of which the concluding thesis semester accounts for 30 ECTS.   

Department of Information Studies at the University of Copenhagen offers a MSc programme with main subject in Information Science and Cultural Communication. The programme conducted in English is designed with a specialization in Information Architecture and User Studies. 


Year 1 Semester 1 Semester 2

Theories and Traditions of Information and Cultural Studies (15 ECTS)

System Evaluation and User Studies (15 ECTS)

Knowledge Organization  (15 ECTS)   

Interactive Mediation Spaces (15 ECTS)
Scholarly Communication and Science Studies (15 ECTS)

Year 2

Semester 3 (mobility window) Semester 4

Master's elective (15 ECTS)

Thesis (30 ECTS)

Master's elective (15 ECTS)