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CIEE: Czech Republic: Prague: Communication, New Media, and Journalism Program
Prague, Czech Republic (Education Abroad Programs Program)
Program Terms: Fall Semester,
Spring Semester
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2018 01-NOV-2017
**
Rolling Admission 29-JAN-2018 13-MAY-2018
Fall Semester 2018 01-APR-2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Fact Sheet:
Class Status:
2nd year Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.0
Language Requirement:
none
Open to Non-UVa Students:
No
Housing: Apartment, Homestay, University dormitory Language Courses Offered: Yes
Language of Instruction: Czech, English
Credit Type:
Transfer Credit
Program Type:
Direct Enrollment at foreign institution, Internship, Island
Tuition Payments Made To:
Program Provider
Education Abroad Advisor:
Abby Leake
Application Fee:
Yes
Study Abroad Administrative Fee:
Yes
Subject Area:
Communications, Cultural Studies, Czech, European Studies, Film Studies, Internship, Media Studies, Political Science, Urban Studies
Program Description:
Prague
CIEE Communication, New Media, and Journalism Program in Prague, Czech Republic

Staggering architecture, rich cultural history, a turbulent past and exciting future – Prague is a fascinating city. And given the country’s rapidly evolving media landscape, it’s also the perfect site to examine the transforming nature of contemporary media culture. Develop a deeper literacy about global communication trends, and analyze the complexities of contemporary life in the Czech Republic during courses at the most prestigious university in Prague and internships with media organizations.

Study abroad in Prague and you will:

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  • Enroll directly in classes at Charles University (Institute of Communication Studies and Journalism) and/or The Film and Television School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU) in addition to media classes at the CIEE Study Center
  • Take a 3-credit internship forcused on media and communication, and work 7 to 10 hours per weekin an internship placement.
  • Enjoy a guest lecture series featuring local artists, filmmakers, political figures, and philosophers discussing contemporary, issues, art, and media topics
  • Deepen your understanding of the Czech Republic with various historic and cultural excursions around Prague and the surrounding area
Find out more. Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.