The double degree in Audiovisual Communication and Digital Information and Documentation Management trains students in both information management applied to the media and the creation of audiovisual products. It also covers concepts such as corporate social media presence and web portals.
The double degree in Audiovisual Communication and Digital Information and Documentation Management trains professionals from the audiovisual sector with the necessary skills to become directors, scriptwriters, producers, production and post-production visual and sound designers, researchers and community managers, who also have a strong command of the processes and techniques used to create, analyse, manage, assess and communicate information in different media and formats for end users. Students also master the techniques and processes used in the different stages involved in the creation and dissemination of different genres of audiovisual works, as well as the relationships between them, and learn about the techniques used to plan, implement, manage and assess information products and services and the channels and devices currently used to deliver them.

Basic information

Type Double degree
Faculty or school Faculty of Information and Audiovisual Media
Branch of knowledge
  • Social Sciences
Credits 348
Length of course 5 academic years
Approximate price per credit 18,46 €

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

The double degree in INFOCOM is suitable for students from any of the baccalaureates and Higher Education Training Cycles, as well as those other degrees, mainly from the branch of Social and Legal Sciences, and from Arts and Humanities. In addition, it may be of special interest to have some of the following characteristics:
  • Ability to adapt to the continuous changes that occur in the information environment, derived from the impact of the rapid evolution of information and communication technologies.
  • Ability to plan and organize tasks and processes, as well as order and structure related concepts.
  • Communication and social relationship skills, such as empathy, assertive oral communication techniques, capacity for participation and cooperation, collective projects and work teams.
  • Spirit of learning and training throughout life, intellectual curiosity, sense of responsibility and capacity for criticism and self-criticism.
  • Creativity, imagination, flexibility and initiative.


Students that have studied abroad and who wish to study at the University of Barcelona may be admitted to EHEA bachelor's degree courses. Procedures for gaining admission will depend on the qualifications held by each applicant.

For further information about admission, consult the page Admission with foreign qualifications.


As a general rule, at the UB you will be required to enrol online via the Món UB portal.T o find out the date and time you have been assigned, check the specific information for your course. Remember that you can lose your place if you do not enrol on the day you have been assigned. 

Academic information 




Course curriculum

Subjects and course plans

Bachelor's degree booklet

Teaching staff

List of spring and autum teaching staff at teaching on a current course:


Placements in a company or another type of organization are an integral part of university studies, providing first-hand experience of working methodologies in students' chosen professional fields. They offer invaluable practical experience for the transition into work after graduation. The course curriculum includes a compulsory subject for curricular placements with a study load of 12 credits (240 hours).

Placements are supervised by tutors and subject to assessment. They are therefore included in the academic record. There is also an option to complete non-curricular placements of up to 750 hours, which can be extended to 900 hours. For both curricular and non-curricular placements, an educational cooperation agreement is signed between the UB and the company, institution or other organization at which the placement will be carried out. The placement coordinator for the degree course is Aurora Vall Casas (

Institutional information

Career opportunities

  • Professional activities pertaining to each of the two degrees (libraries, archives, documentation centres, consultancies and businesses of all kinds, as well as audiovisual production houses and companies that produce informative, advertising, fiction, interactive and/or animated products and programmes). 
  • Sectors related to the internet (e-commerce, website architecture, community management, etc.). 
  • Documentation services for media and publishing companies.