Master’s degree courses
Access methods
2 years

Course description

In order to shape professionals who are able to do an intellectual, cultural and creative job, the master’s degree course in Science and Technical Communication, an innovative on the Italian scene, faces with a multidisciplinary and intercultural method all of the new languages required by the tertiary sector, making use of skills and technical professionality in synchro with the still and vastly evolving contemporary communication forms.

The course, which completes and enhance a formative iter with solid humanistic bases, provides a study program to acquire knowledge and skills that match the requests from the new economy and society. The aim of the course is to shape developers of communicative models suitable to different sectors that represent the communication world’s main axis, but also experts in the new communicative languages who are able to do editorial and research activities in the growing new media sector.

This master’s degree is composed by two curriculum. The double curriculum is focused on the achievement of linguistic, historical, artistic, philosophical, political, esthetics and rhetorical skills sided with technical skills sided with specific technical skills with specific attention:

  • the curriculum Business, institutional and political communication, to the principles of publishing and journalistic communication methods, as well as to the theoretical and methodological knowledge which are helpful to attain through an in depth analysis of the mediological and sectoral languages’s comunicative systems to produce texts in those languages’s field and project communicative models, utilize different media and interact with a national and international public, develop and manage interaction processes and info exchange in a company or corporate scenario;
  • the curriculum Promotion and communication of cultural and archeological heritage, to specific archaeological, historical-artistic and historical-architectural skills and related vocabulary to establish a mediation between the specific languages and the ones belonging to various kind of viewers; to develop synthesis and written elaboration skills at least in Italian and English with the same purpose and also managing interrelation with local, national and international institutions; developing specific organizing and informatics abilities to plan and manage events and enhancement or promotion paths; develop analysis skills on the impact of the promotional and enhancing campaigns among the public, as well as identify long and short  term objectives.

Lessons are held in Italian.

Degree classification: Communication
Presidente del Consiglio di corso: ALESSANDRA VICENTINI
Credits: 120

What you need to know

Unrestricted access.

The ones allowed to enroll in the master’s degree in Science and Technical communication are the graduates in:

  • Communication Sciences  L-20 (ex class 14)
  • classes L-01 Beni culturali
  • L-03 Discipline delle arti figurative, della musica, dello spettacolo e della moda;
  • L-05 Filosofia;
  • L-10 Lettere;
  • L-11 Lingue e culture moderne;
  • L-12 Mediazione linguistica;
  • L-15 Scienze del turismo;
  • L-19 Scienze dell’educazione e della formazione;
  • L-36 Scienze politiche e delle relazioni internazionali;
  • L-40 Sociologia;
  • L-42 Storia.

The individual preparation of each candidate will be verified through an interview on topics related to the main subjects studied in the first cycle degree in Science Communication. The interview will be held by a chosen teachers committee nominated by the Course of Study’s Council.

If you are a EU National, you may stay in Italy for as long as you like: you only need a passport or ID card.
If you are a NON-EU National, you'll have to carry out some formalities.

Department of Human Sciences and Innovation for the Territory
e-mail: didattica.disuit@uninsubria.it

Curricula and study plans

To consult teaching courses of previous Academic Years, at the top of this page click on "Course data sheet", then choose the Academic Year of your enrollment and click on "Study plans".

Opportunities and support

For information on scholarships and other benefits, consult:


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Attending classes

Studying, taking exams and graduating

To consult the teaching material:

  1. go to https://elearning.uninsubria.it/ 
  2. log in with your university credentials: email username and password (without typing the @studenti.uninsubria.it part)
  3. choose the courses of your study plan in the I miei corsi (My courses) section
  4. there you will find all the materials that the teacher makes available.

To consult the exam dates and times go to the Servizi Web Segreterie studenti (Student Secretariat Web Services)

https://uninsubria.esse3.cineca.it/ListaAppelliOfferta.do (in Italian)

In the Menu select one or more options:

  • the day scheduled for the exam
  • the teaching structure, i.e. your Department or your School
  • the course of study, i.e. your degree course
  • the teaching course, i.e. the title of the teaching
  • the teacher.

To submit your examination entry, you must access your personal area of the Student Secretariat Web Services.

Go to the reserved area 

  1. Log in with your university credentials: email username and password (without typing the @studenti.uninsubria.it part)
  2. Esami > Appelli
    Then, select the exam session you want to submit your entry for and proceed following the instructions.

Student services

For all resources, services and opportunities dedicated to registered students, see: Student.