College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

CMS 355: Study Global Communication in Paris, France

Spring 2019 Communications course:

CMS 355: Study Global Communication in Paris,
T 4:10-6:40 p.m.—Portland campus
Professor Christian Vukasovich
Communication and Media Studies
Payson Smith Hall 119F

GLOBAL COMMUNICATION… IN PARIS! In a rapidly evolving globalized society, take your education beyond the classroom through immersive studies with experts in the fields of journalism, diplomacy, marketing, PR, and photojournalism. CMS 355 explores industries, practices, political economy, trends, and challenges existing in the international communication and the global media ecology, blending applied and critical approaches with an integrated international media seminar portion in Paris, France, as well as Portland, ME, where the class will explore structures of media ownership, influence, and innovation. Students are not required to be proficient in French to participate. A course fee is required, and will cover airfare, hotel, seminar fee, and ground transportation. Prerequisite: Junior standing or permission of the instructor. 3 Credits