Academic Internship - Media Management


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

This module is based on knowledge obtained at the 2nd semester of the Master of Science and Technology programme in Operations and Innovation Management with specialisation in Media Management

Learning objectives


  • Have gained knowledge and understanding of theoretical reflective work in the context of media firms/industries
  • Have gained insight into management and/or growth of media firms/industries as well as insights into the practical organization of content production.


  • Be able to describe the problem solved and the criteria applied for its solution
  • Be able to evaluate the concepts, theories and methodologies applied in the solution of the problem
  • Be able to account for the choices made during the solution of the problem, and to substantiate that these are made on a high professional level
  • Be able to assess the limitations of the concepts, theories and methodologies applied in the solution of the problem.


  • Be able to analyse and solve an actual problem of relevance for media firms/industries through application of systematic research and development processes.

Type of instruction

The student is included in the company’s daily work and carry out independent project work on an industrial problem relevant for the company. Concurrent to the work in the company, the student makes a project report, which is evaluated after the ending of the internship.

Extent and expected workload

Since it is a 30 ECTS course module the expected workload is 900 hours for the student.



Name of examAcademic Internship - Media Management
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleProjektorienteret forløb I en virksomhed - Medieledelse
Module codeM-OIM-KK3-2
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Production
DepartmentDepartment of Materials and Production
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science