Audiovisual Media Arts


This study programme is targeted at young people with secondary comprehensive education and those who want to attain a professional qualification in the field of Audiovisual Media Arts related to television, Internet media, cinema and new media. The programme can also be recommended to those already working professionally in the audiovisual field but willing to earn a university degree, obtain new knowledge and develop hands-on skills.

Degree awarded:

Bachelor in Audiovisual Media Arts

Language of instruction: Latvian and English
Accreditation: until December 31, 2021
CP/ECTS 80 (120 ETC)
Study form Full time day studies or part time evening studies
Language Latvian or English
Tuition fee per year

3800 EUR (for citizens of EU, EEA, CIS countries, Georgia, Ukraine)

4000 EUR (other countries)

Programme length 4 years

Programme director

Janis_holsteins.jpg, Mg.oec. Janis Holsteins
Phone: +371 25618534




Programme curriculum

Year 1  Year 2



Business English

Research Work

History and Theory of Art

History of Culture

Psychology of Creative Process

Audiovisual Technologies

Acting Skills

Essentials of Composition

Essentials of Photo Art 

Work of TV and Video Cameraman

Script Development

Music in Communication

Principles of Lighting

Business English 

Essentials of History of Theatre  

History of TV and Cinema

History of Costumes and Fashion 

Technologies of TV Production

Contemporary Media of Arts 

Work of TV and Video Cameraman

TV Directing

TV and Cinema Production

Essentials of TV Journalism

Essentials of Audiovisual Montage 


Sound Directing

Year 3

Year 4

Psychology of Advertisement 

Analysis and Criticism of Creative Work 

TV and Cinema Drama

Crises Management 

Management of Art 


Project Management

TV and Cinema Production

Technologies of Cinema 


Aesthetics of Documentary Cinema 

Psychology of Colours 

TV Directing

Directors Work with  Actors 

Cooperation with Stage Designer

Photo Journalism

TV and Video Language Current Events

Development of Undertaking Scenarios

TV Adaptation 

History and Theory of Literature 

Script Development

Television and Cinema Production 

Television Direction

Work of Television and Video Cameraman 

Script Development

Legal Aspects of Intellectual Property

Legal Aspects of Business

Public Relations and Mass Media 

TV and Cinema Production 

Essentials of Computer Graphics

Bachelor Thesis



Second Foreign Language 

Advertisement Design 

TV Programme Management

TV News Journalism

Photo Journalism 

Cinema Technologies

The Development of Creative Imagination

Digital Montage 

Essentials of Video Arts 

Public Address Techniques

Study methods

RISEBA Bachelor’s programme in Audiovisual Media Arts offers a well-balanced mix of theory, methods and practice in the audiovisual field and supported by the latest technology and advanced equipment. Study courses are taught in Latvian and English.

Application process

Admission requirements 2020/2021

RISEBA Architecture and media centre H2O 6

Address: Durbes street 4, Riga, LV-1007
Fax: + 371 67 500 252 
+ 371 29349122
Skype: riseba_udens





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