The International Communication Studies program in Europe is a five-week course into week-long stays in Los Angeles, London, Paris, Prague and Istanbul during the summer term. Students discuss the interplay of current world issues and international media practices in each of these international cities.
The International Communication Studies program in China allows you to study approaches to public communication media across three major cities in China during the summer term. After the first week spent at USC researching and preparing for the experience, you divide the weeks into distinct stays in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing with an excursion to Shenzhen. In addition to regular class meetings, you attend lectures given by leading Chinese communication scholars and engage in dialogue with Chinese students.