Communication is studied at Utrecht University both from the perspective of language and of media. How do people use language to exchange information, to convince each other, or, for example, to express their emotions? Which media do we use for our interaction, how do media processes work in our present-day society and what is their historical context?
Areas of expertise: intercultural communication | comprehensible texts | communication technologies | audiovisual communication | digital media
26 March 2015
In the Keuzegids 2015, seven Master programmes of the Faculty of Humanities are ranked #1 of the Netherlands.
13 June 2013
On the occassion of Herrlitz' 70th birthday, the book 'Von Eisbergen und ihren Spitzen. Spuren eines wissenschaftlichen Werdegangs' was published.