08/12/2017
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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GeoMeans Courses at Maastricht Summer School 2018

In 2018, GeoMeans offers you skills courses at Maastricht Summer School for the sixth time. Leonhardt van Efferink teaches you the skills needed to study political and country risks, geopolitical scenarios and frames, and texts and photos in the (social) … Continue reading

08/12/2017
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Textual Media Analysis: Critical Discourse Analysis, News Framing and Qualitative Research Design [Summer School]

Period: 13 – 17 August 2018; Fee: €600; ECTS credits: 2; Program: available in May 2018; Language: English; Application process: Opening soon; Application deadline: 23 July 2018; Accomodation: Maastricht Housing; Funding: Not available Description The ‘fake news’ debate, the tweets … Continue reading

08/12/2017
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Visual Media Analysis: News Photos, Text-Image Relations and Multimodal Discourses/Frames [Summer School]

Period: 20 – 24 August 2018; Fee: €600; ECTS credits: 2; Program: available in May 2018; Language: English; Application process: Opening soon; Application deadline: 30 July 2018; Accomodation: Maastricht Housing; Funding: Not available Description The daily posting of millions of … Continue reading

23/12/2016
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Media Representations Analysis 1: Texts, Critical Discourse Analysis and News Framing [Summer School]

Application process for this course has been closed Period: 31 July-4 August 2017 Program: Click Here to Download Course Program Description The role of media before the American presidential elections, the ‘terrorist or freedom fighter’ debates and the question whether … Continue reading

23/12/2016
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Media Representations Analysis 2: Images, Social Semiotics and Multimodality [Summer School]

Application process for this course has been closed Period: 7-11 August 2017 Program: Click Here to Download Course Program Description Millions of daily posts by social media users, disinformation efforts by governments and the increased visualization in the traditional written … Continue reading

23/10/2016
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Getting Started with Media Analysis 4: Excellent Book on Visual Analysis Skills

The “Getting Started with Media Analysis” series seeks to help students and professionals prepare for: Media Representations and Research Methods: Critical Discourse Analysis, Social Semiotics and Textual/Visual News Framing [Summer School] Media Representations and Multimodality: Semiotic Modes, Text-Image Relations and … Continue reading

16/08/2016
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Getting Started with Media Analysis 3: Our Essay Template

The “Getting Started with Media Analysis” series seeks to help students and professionals prepare for: Media Representations and Research Methods: Critical Discourse Analysis, Social Semiotics and Textual/Visual News Framing [Summer School] Media Representations and Multimodality: Semiotic Modes, Text-Image Relations and … Continue reading