DW Akademie is a German organisation for international media development. They support the development of free and transparent media and quality journalism, and also offer programmes to boost media skills. They train up-and-coming Deutsche Welle journalists. Their Master's degree program, "International Media Studies" combines the disciplines of media and development, journalism, communication studies and media management. DW Akademie offers clients from the worlds of politics, business and civil society a broad spectrum of media training workshops. Their online courses for learning German complement Deutsche Welle's journalistic activities.