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The summer months are a perfect time to fulfill required courses in a short amount of time. A summer Course in Communication is often intense, as it covers the comprehensive concept of communication in a condensed format. Not only will students be able to immerse themselves in the course, but they will be able to gain essential information needed to help them with other required courses needed for their major.

What is a summer Course in Communication?  This course enables students to develop and strengthen their communication skills, which is an essential skill in many job markets. Students can enhance their written and non-verbal communication skills while learning the art of oral presentation. Most communication courses involve technical writing, public speaking, presentation preparation and inter-personal communications. Courses focused on business communication often implement negotiation skills, business etiquette and time management in with other core concepts.

The fundamental skill of communication can be used to strengthen relationships needed to further one’s career in any given field. Strong communication skills are a sign of intelligence and show that a person has mastered their field of expertise. People who communicate well can climb up the corporate ladder, network and build strong connections during their career.

Communications summer courses can vary in price depending on where the student is planning to attend college. It can also differ depending on which educational institution the student wishes to attend. Summer courses at some colleges are priced differently than regular term courses, as they are much shorter in length.

Although a Course in Communication can be beneficial for students focusing on a career in nearly any industry, it is essential for people pursuing a career in online production, television, film, journalism, advertising, media law, teaching, marketing, business and government offices.

Due to advanced technology and online capabilities, students are now able to take classes online. Being able to learn the fundamentals of communication online brings opportunities to those who are unable to attend a college campus. Don’t wait another moment to further your education and meet your career goals.  Our extensive database can help you find the perfect summer course for your educational needs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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20 Results in Communication

Helsinki Summer School

This course aims to provide multiple channels for learner-driven knowledge creation by using digital storytelling as a tool. The course participants will be engaged in au ... [+]

21st-century Digital Storytelling

ORGANISER:

CICERO Learning & Media Education Research Centre, University of Helsinki

Related Degree Programmes:

Varhaiskasvatus

DATES:

9.-18.8.2017

PRICES:

600-900 EUR Learn more

CREDITS:

6 ECTS

COORDINATOR:

Professor Hannele Niemi

Target students

The course is intended for Master’s and doctoral students from several disciplines (such as the social sciences, education, the humanities and the natural sciences). Participants should have some experience of digital technologies and/or an interest to integrate the Internet and its services, and web-based environments for research and study purposes (e.g., for data collection, reflection, individual and collaborative work, etc.).... [-]

Finland Helsinki
August 2019
Full-time
10 days
Campus
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid

Take advantage of summer to discover the secrets of photography and learn about the main tools of graphic design and video while practicing English. Surprise with your im ... [+]

THIS COURSE IS GIVEN IN ENGLISH.

Take advantage of summer to discover the secrets of photography and learn about the main tools of graphic design and video while practicing English. Surprise with your images and edit your own editorial magazine!

The course Photography, Video and Graphic Design Summer Junior will take place during the month of July at the headquarters of the IED Madrid of Flor Alta Street 8 (Palacio de Altamira).

Presentation of the final projects of the Summer Junior Courses of IED Junior Academy Madrid from IED Madrid on Vimeo.

Hours: Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Summer Junior Photography and Graphic Design course is aimed at young people between 14 and 18 years old.... [-]

Spain Madrid
July 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools

Two weeks of education and workshop activities as well as networking, socialization, match making and relax. At the beginning of the first week will be presented the chal ... [+]

About

Two weeks of education and workshop activities as well as networking, socialization, matchmaking and relax. At the beginning of the first week will be presented with the challenges launched by the companies involved in the program and on which the course participants will be called to work in groups of 4-5 people. At the end of the first week, the first draft of the project that the groups are carrying out will be presented. At the end of the second week, the final version of the projects will be presented. Digital Humanities Theoretical-practical lessons on the most advanced tools, technologies and methods of the digital humanities world.

AIM ... [-]
Italy Pisa
June 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
IES Abroad

Our program guarantees you an internship in Austria that will help you develop professional skills to jump-start your career and make you more attractive to employers in ... [+]

Why Vienna?

Starting Summer 2019, IES Internships will begin offering full-time placements in Vienna—the home of our very first IES Abroad Center.

As an IES intern, you’ll enjoy the history, rich culture, and professional opportunities that the political and economic capital of Austria has to offer. Recently ranked first in the Mercer Quality of Living survey, there’s nowhere and no way better to spend your summer than with a full-time internship in Vienna.

Your Internship

Our program guarantees you an internship in Austria that will help you develop professional skills to jump-start your career and make you more attractive to employers in today’s competitive job market.... [-]

Austria Vienna
May 2019
Full-time
8 weeks
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in to ... [+]

Overview

Much more than a stunning location, Sydney is one of the world’s most multicultural cities - an international fusion of culture, languages, and ideas with nearly five million residents. Sydney is both energetic and engaging, a hub for innovation across a number of industries.

Spend endless hours exploring Sydney’s famous beaches and coastal walks. The sparkling waters of Sydney Harbour await, a playground for Sydneysiders and visitors alike. Bordering Sydney harbour you’ll find national parks, World Heritage sites, hidden beaches, and abundant Aboriginal heritage. At night, take in a show at the iconic Sydney Opera House, enjoy a meal at a historic Sydney pub, or delve into Sydney’s live music scene.... [-]

Australia Sydney
June 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus
IES Abroad

Intern in the financial hub and largest city of China—Shanghai. This thoroughly modern city, nicknamed “the Paris of the East”, features a heavy influence from Western bu ... [+]

Overview

Intern in the financial hub and largest city of China—Shanghai. This thoroughly modern city, nicknamed “the Paris of the East”, features a heavy influence from Western business, culture, and architecture. As an IES intern in Shanghai, you’ll be fully immersed in the multicultural life of this metropolis. Imagine heading to work by ferry, subway, bus, or foot. Then later enjoying lunch from any one of the 23 Chinese provinces or cuisine from more than 20 countries.

An IES Internship in Shanghai develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. You’ll be guaranteed an unpaid placement at a local business or organization, where you’ll work for at least 32 hours a week. We will work with you to find the closest placement match between your professional and personal goals with what’s available in Shanghai.... [-]

China Shanghai
June 2019
Full-time
8 weeks
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in to ... [+]

Overview

Witness the continued economic growth that has transformed this capital city into a financial, political, and cultural hub for Chile and South America. Home to more than five million people, Santiago is Chile’s industrial and financial center, and has a dynamic business sector, as well.

Commute to work via the bus or metro, and step out for a lunch of caldillo de congrio (a traditional fish stew) or empanadas at the Mercado Central.

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. The optional language class increases your Spanish language proficiency and fluency.... [-]

Chile Santiago
May 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in to ... [+]

Overview

Why Rome?

The city is virtually an outdoor museum and history lesson with streets filled with ancient buildings, statues, and monuments: the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, and the Vatican. Rome is home to both multi-national organizations and many smaller, family-owned companies.

Rome, with 2,500 years of history, is the apex of archaeology, art, and museums in Italy. Walk to work or take the Metropolitana (subway), bus, or tram. Lunch is a culinary indulgence of fresh pasta, seafood, and, of course, pizza.

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. The optional language class increases your Italian language proficiency and fluency. While Italian is not required, some fields may require a basic understanding of the local language.... [-]

Italy Rome
May 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in to ... [+]

Overview

Intern in one of the world's highest-regarded cities for culture and international business. Walk or take the bus through the city’s vibrant streets, or hop on the Métro to get to work. Lunchtime means quiche or a sandwich au jambon in a nearby café, followed by a leisurely espresso or tea. An IES internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market.

You'll be guaranteed an unpaid placement at a local business or organization, where you'll work for at least 25 hours a week. You also will enroll in a required 3- or 6-credit academic internship seminar with other IES interns, where you’ll learn about a variety of local business settings and opportunities.... [-]

France Paris
May 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus
IES Abroad

Intern in this amazing metropolis, a center for global banking & business, and for arts and culture. Take the New York City Subway to work (the world's oldest, larges ... [+]

Overview

Intern in this amazing metropolis, a center for global banking & business, and for arts and culture. Take the New York City Subway to work (the world's oldest, largest, and most-used public transit system) in this incredibly diverse and exciting city, where everything is at your fingertips. Lunch might be a pastrami sandwich or a knish from a traditional Jewish deli, a slice of classic New York-style pizza, or a fresh and exotic concoction from a trendy juice bar.

An IES internship in New York City develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today's competitive job market. Whether you enroll in the 8- or 10-week program, you'll be guaranteed an unpaid internship placement at a local business or organization, where you'll work for at least 32 hours a week. We will work with you to help find the closest match between your expressed preferences and professional goals with what's available via IES Internships in New York.... [-]

USA New York
June 2019
Full-time
8 - 10 weeks
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES internship in London develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your ca ... [+]

Overview

There’s no doubt that this bustling city, rich with history, culture, and diversity will transform you.Take the Tube to work or a double decker bus. Grab some fish and chips for lunch. Experience all this global center of business, culture, architecture, and learning has to offer.

An IES internship in London develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. You’ll be guaranteed an unpaid placement at a local business or organization, where you’ll work for at least 32 hours a week. We will work with you to help find the closest match between your expressed preferences and professional goals with what’s available via IES Internships in London.... [-]

United Kingdom London
May 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES internship develops your professional skills, gives you the ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your car ... [+]

Overview

Experience this city’s vibrant business environment that has emerged as part of Ireland’s economic recovery. Walk to work through Dublin’s historic streets or take a double-decker bus, the tram, Dart, or Metro. Linger over a lunch of shepherd’s pie or Irish salmon.

An IES internship develops your professional skills, gives you the ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. You’ll be guaranteed an unpaid internship placement at a local business or organization, where you’ll work for at least 32 hours a week. We will work with you to find the closest placement match between your professional and personal goals with what’s available in Dublin. Before you depart, we work with you to fine-tune your résumé, perfect your cover letter, and hone your communication and interview skills as we prepare you for working in a new cultural environment.... [-]

Ireland Dublin
May 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES internship in Chicago develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your c ... [+]

Overview

Intern in this beautiful city on the shore of Lake Michigan, home to major global corporations and companies, with fantastic architecture, green parks, sandy beaches, great food, and exciting nightlife. Walk, bike, or take the "L" (the elevated and subway system) to work in this dynamic city of bold skyscrapers and major cultural events. For lunch, you can sample staples like deep-dish pizza and Chicago-style hot dogs. Grab a bag of caramel corn on the way back to the office for dessert! An IES internship in Chicago develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market.... [-]

USA Chicago
May 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES internship in Cape Town develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your ... [+]

Overview

Home to 3.7 million residents in its metropolitan area, Cape Town is a fusion of languages, cultures and religions and the economic hub of Cape Colony. Take in the scenic views of mountains and coastline on your commute. Start your day with coffee and a koeksister (South African doughnut). For lunch, share a large Gatsby sandwich with a colleague. An IES internship in Cape Town develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market.

You’ll be guaranteed an unpaid summer internship in Cape Town, where you’ll work up to 32 hours a week at a local business or organization. We will work with you to find the closest placement match between your professional and personal goals with what’s available for internships in Cape Town.... [-]

South Africa Cape Town
June 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus
IES Abroad

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in to ... [+]

Overview

With great influence in commerce, education, entertainment, media, fashion, and the arts, Barcelona has made its mark as a major player in the global market. Walk to work or take the metro, bus, or tram through this remarkable city of architectural and cultural wonders. Lunch is always an opportunity to sample the best of Mediterranean fare: delicious tapas, the freshest seafood, and Crema Catalana for dessert!

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. The optional language class increases your Spanish language proficiency and fluency. You’ll be guaranteed* an unpaid internship placement at a local business or organization, where you’ll work for at least 22 hours a week. We will work with you to help find the closest match between your expressed preferences and professional goals with what’s available via IES Internships in Barcelona. Before you go, your internship coordinator will work with you to fine-tune your résumé, perfect your cover letter, and hone your communication and interview skills as we prepare you for working in a new cultural environment.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
May 2019
Full-time
2 months
Campus