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DIS - Study Communication in Copenhagen, Denmark
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Please see application instructions for this program below.
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Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study:
Communication, Creative Writing, Interdisciplinary Studies, Journalism, Media, Research
Language of Instruction:
Housing Options:
Apartment, Homestay, Residence Hall
Class Eligibility:
3. Junior, 4. Senior
Credit Type:
Program Type:
Research, Study
Minimum GPA:
Program Description:


Place yourself in the center of the European communication landscape to develop your intercultural communication skills, hone your critical media literacy, or gain an understanding of new media trends and public relations dilemmas in Europe. 


  • Engage in discussions with people from other cultural and communicative backgrounds, and with leading experts from Danish media, business, and government during guest lectures and field studies 
  • Travel in Europe on course-integrated study tours with your classmates and DIS faculty to explore current media and communication trends and challenges 
  • Collaborate with Danes and fellow students in the production of video projects, communication campaigns, photo essays, and other media projects 

This program is right for you if you study communication, media studies, public relations, journalism, marketing, political science, anthropology, or related disciplines. 



Cross-Cultural Communication
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
How do we communicate and collaborate in a global age? In this course, you will explore theories of communication across cultural divides while putting them into practice during field studies, workshops, and collaborative projects with Danish partners. 

Week-Long Study Tour: Belfast-Dublin
Core Course Week: Study tour to Southern Sweden + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 

New Media and Changing Communities 
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
How does new media facilitate or challenge collaboration, community building, and future scenarios? Using European theories of communication and hands-on activities, examine the kinds of community and collaboration that are thriving due to online culture. 

Week-Long Study Tour: Dublin 
Core Course Week: Study tour to Southern Sweden + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 

Strategic Communication
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
Learn to examine communication trends in the European corporate landscape. You will work with comparative case studies and meet experts in Denmark and the UK to gain first-hand knowledge of how professionals work in a European context. 

Week-Long Study Tour: London 
Core Course Week: Study tour to Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 

Visit to view the full list of over 250 additional elective courses!

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018
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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