International Communications Institute

International Communications Institute in Rome

During our summer sessions the Institute brings together students, scholars and practitioners from around the world for the study of multimedia in the heart of the Mediterranean. We offer a variety of digital media production and media studies courses and organize a number of events that focus on media studies and communications.

JCU's two five-week Summer 2017 sessions are held:

Summer I: May 16 - June 23, 2018

Summer II: June 28 – August 4, 2018

For complete information about enrolling in our Summer 2018 sessions, click here.

Our courses in Media Studies, Communications, and Production are listed below (all are American 3-credit courses).  For our complete summer course schedule, click here.

Summer I 2018    
BUS 220 Business Communications
CMS 280 Intercultural Communications
CMS 360 Race and Gender in Popular Media
CMS 399 The Middle East in American Media
COM 101i Public Speaking: Oral Rhetoric and Persuasion
COM 111 Introduction to Visual Communication
COM 220 Media, Culture and Society
COM 230 Foundations of Digital Video Production
DJRN 221 Introduction to News Reporting and Writing
DMA 322 Digital Storytelling and Community Engagement

Summer II 2018       
BUS 220 Business Communications
CMS 353 Women in Film
CMS/ITS 243 Cinematic Rome
COM 101i Public Speaking: Oral Rhetoric and Persuasion
COM 311 Digital Media Culture
CW/DJRN 346 Creative Writing Workshop: Travel Writing
DJRN 199 Introduction to Photojournalism: on location in Rome
LAW/PL 368 Intellectual Property Theory and Law

For past Institutes, visit this link.

Check out course descriptions and prerequisites and course schedules and syllabi.