In a 24/7 global news environment, politics and the media have become increasingly interdependent, creating challenges for professionals in both fields. The London Graduate Mass Communication Program offers students the opportunity to spend 12 weeks studying global marketing communication and mass media while participating in a full-time internship. In class, students will analyze the impact of digital media in the production of British identity, as well as the fundamentals of marketing in a multinational context. A full-time internship will then take students from theory to practice.
The Boston University Shanghai Internship Program offers a semester of study and internship experience, in the vibrant and booming metropolis of Shanghai. Chinese language courses are offered at all levels and no prior coursework in Chinese is required. Students with no previous background in Chinese enroll in the eight-credit “Beginning Intensive Chinese” course. This program gives students the opportunity to experience the professional culture of China and apply their coursework in language and culture on a day-to-day basis. Internship placements vary according to students’ interests, backgrounds, previous work experience, and language ability. The program provides opportunities in a wide range of disciplines, so students from all majors are encouraged to apply.
This program is offered for those students who are looking to enhance their Spanish language skills while working abroad in one of Europe’s most important vibrant commercial centers. Students with sufficient language skills take three courses along with an internship, which ranges between 15 and 20 hours per week.