Summer course in Journalism and Mass Communication

Top Summer Courses in Journalism and Mass Communication

Journalism and Mass Communication

Students may enroll in a variety of summer courses across a wide range of disciplines. Courses in humanities, mathematics, and social sciences are commonly offered. Business and management courses may also be available at some institutions.

Journalism refers to writing about current events for broadcast news on radio or television, or printed articles for newspapers and other publications. Journalists help stimulate and engage the general public and help inform readers and viewers of the world around them.

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International STEM Scholars Program

International Programs at Tufts University
Campus Full time 6 weeks July 2019 USA Medford

Our International STEM Scholars program will prepare you for graduate engineering programs by providing focused training in academic speaking and research writing. During the six-week program, you will build skills to thrive in graduate school and the workplace. You’ll also earn credit hours in a special course taught by faculty from Tufts School of Engineering. [+]

Our International STEM Scholars program will prepare you for graduate engineering programs by providing focused training in academic speaking and research writing. During the six-week program, you will build skills to thrive in graduate school and the workplace. You’ll also earn credit hours in a special course taught by faculty from Tufts School of Engineering.

Program Requirements

To apply for this program you must have:

A completed undergraduate degree An intention to pursue STEM-related studies at a university or college A minimum TOEFL score of 71 (internet), 197 (computer), or 530 (paper)

Note that priority will be given to incoming Tufts M.S. students.

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Summer Filmmaking Initiation Campus 2019

FAMU Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague
Campus Full time 5 weeks June 2019 Czech Republic Prague

The five weeks will transform your view of filmmaking and perhaps make you decide to pursue your dream of a lifetime. In addition you will fall in love with Prague and find new friends. [+]

Are you at the crossroads of your studies, or do you want to decide what your main focus is? Are you creative, witty and bold? Do you wish to gain a brief yet comprehensive experience in the fields of directing, cinematography, sound design and editing, and experience an A-class film festival with the accreditation of a film pro? Our well-established Summer Filmmaking Initiation Campus can help you focus your creative energy and might provide not only a wealth of knowledge but also some rather sought-after self-knowledge. The five weeks will transform your view of filmmaking and perhaps make you decide to pursue your dream of a lifetime. Plus you will fall in love with Prague and find new friends. Such has been our experience every year. Our summer course may also serve as your summer university activity; the content of the studies is defined in ECTS credits and upon graduation students obtain a Transcript of Records.... [-]


CEEA International Summer Class

CEEA European Sreenwriting School Of Paris
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2019 France Paris

If you love films and TV series and want to write scripts (or already do) ; if you wish to practice your skills in a friendly yet demanding atmosphere, in the heart of one of the world’s most inspiring and beautiful cities... this course is for you !

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CEEA International Summer Class Program

If you love films and TV series and want to write scripts (or already do) ; if you wish to practice your skills in a friendly yet demanding atmosphere, in the heart of one of the world’s most inspiring and beautiful cities... this course is for you !

Our summer class is an intensive 3-week workshop in one of the most prestigious and selective screenwriting schools in France : the Conservatoire Européen d’écriture audiovisuelle (CEEA, European Writing School).

This summer workshop offers a high-quality, hands-on approach to the art of scriptwriting… in a unique learning environment.

The school is located in the stunning 18th century Hôtel de Massa, in the 14th arrondissement. It is right next to the Observatory and just a few streets away from the iconic Luxembourg Gardens, lively Montparnasse area and the Latin Quarter where so many writers, filmmakers and artists have lived, worked and studied.... [-]


SUMMER FILMMAKING PROGRAM

ESRA - École Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle
Campus Full time Part time 4 weeks July 2019 France Paris Nice Belgium Brussels + 4 more

This program introduces students to directing, shooting, and editing a short movie (3 to 5 minutes long).

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Our summer programs offer eligible students from all the world the opportunity to engage in challenging academic work in the company of peers who share their exceptional abilities and love of learning. All faculty at ESRA are recognized teachers and working professionals. Our focus is on rigorous academics and learning but also on the social experience that results from bringing international students together. This program introduces students to directing, shooting, and editing a short movie (3 to 5 minutes long). Students learn to write their scripts, how to use digital filmmaking equipment during workshop sessions and go into production. It introduces students to every step from the creative idea to the finalization of a short movie project. During the first two weeks of the program, courses cover the theoretical approach of storytelling and narrative structure, visual grammar, light, and image and students develop their own script during workshop sessions. During the last two weeks of the program, students direct, shoot and edit a three to the five-minute short movie. This program features lectures, screenings, and discussion of classic movies, practical workshops, and field experience. The program lasts 4 weeks and can be divided into two parts of 2 weeks that can be taken individually during the month of July.It is available in Paris and Nice in France and in Brussels Belgium. ... [-]


Junior Summer School

New College Group
Campus Full time June 2019 United Kingdom Manchester Ireland Dublin York London + 3 more

Experience an amazing summer full of activities – and learn English! Students can expect a full daily programme of studying English, social activities and excursions, and fun and friendly staff – with plenty of opportunities to make new friends from all over the world. Now with exciting new locations available. [+]

Learn English & HAVE FUN!

Experience an amazing summer full of activities – and learn English! Students can expect a full daily programme of studying English, social activities and excursions, and fun and friendly staff – with plenty of opportunities to make new friends from all over the world. Now with exciting new locations available.

CHOOSE YOUR LOCATION: London

KEY FACTS

Theme: Explore London Ages: 12 to 17 Accommodation: Standard or ensuite residence Meal plan: Full board Location: Avery Hill Campus, University of Greenwich, London Dates: 30 June 2019 – 28 July 2019 Manchester

KEY FACTS

Theme: Media & Technology Ages: 12 to 17 Accommodation: Single room with ensuite bathroom Meal plan: Full board Location: University of Salford, Manchester Dates: 30 June 2019 – 11 Aug 2019 York ... [-]

Debating Summer School Program

ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2019 United Kingdom Saint Andrews Cambridge USA New Haven + 3 more

Professional coaching, interactive workshops and a variety of debating opportunities create a stimulating environment where our summer students can immerse themselves in the exciting academic world of debate. Guaranteed to give participants the edge by developing the skills and confidence to express themselves effectively. [+]

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS, offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in the world renowned and stunning university towns of St Andrews or Cambridge in the UK or New Haven, Connecticut in the United States.

Professional coaching, interactive workshops and a variety of debating opportunities create a stimulating environment where our summer students can immerse themselves in the exciting academic world of debate. Guaranteed to give participants the edge by developing the skills and confidence to express themselves effectively.

Whether beginners or seasoned veterans, our summer students will benefit from expert tuition in the art of public speaking, covering all aspects of debate including delivery, organisation, evidence analysis, argument invention and debating theory.... [-]


Summer School Digital Tools for Humanists and Innovation

University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools
Campus Full time 2 weeks June 2019 Italy Pisa

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 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. [+]

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.

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Summer Course in Virtual Reality and 360° Video Production

NABA Summer school 2019
Campus Full time 2 weeks June 2019 Italy Rome

These days, becoming an immersive creator is both a considerable challenge and a fantastic opportunity for filmmakers and media producers. This course explores all the aspects of realizing a 360° video using today’s most relevant technologies. [+]

These days, becoming an immersive creator is both a considerable challenge and a fantastic opportunity for filmmakers and media producers. This course explores all the aspects of realizing a 360° video using today’s most relevant technologies.

First, you will examine why modern virtual reality is a truly new type of medium distinct from all previous forms. You will gain an in-depth understanding of the 360° camera and discover which tools work best in which scenarios. Next, you will identify stories that are better told through an experience than through other media. Finally, you will get hands-on practice with the complete workflow of a virtual reality project, including developing the concept, choosing the technology, doing preproduction, and shooting in 360° video—followed by the post-production processes of editing, stitching, finalizing, and publishing your 360° videos.... [-]


Filmmaking - Summer workshops

Prague Film School
Campus Full time 4 weeks Open Enrollment Czech Republic Prague

Covering screenwriting, directing, camera, editing, and sound, the four-week summer workshops at Prague Film School are designed to lead the student from story idea to finished short film. Each student writes, shoots, directs and edits his or her own film.

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SUMMER 2019

Dates:

June Filmmaking Workshop:June 2 - June 29July Filmmaking Workshop: June 30 – July 27August Filmmaking Workshop: July 28 - August 24

Each participant shoots his or her own film.

Covering screenwriting, directing, camera, editing, and sound, the four-week summer workshops at Prague Film School are designed to lead the student from story idea to finished short film.

The first two weeks of the program are classroom-based – introducing the fundamentals of directing, screenwriting, editing, cinematography, and sound while also prepping students for their end-of- workshop short film. Each student writes and directs his or her own short while also working on other student productions in various crew capacities.... [-]


Sydney Summer - Internship

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 2 months June 2019 Australia Sydney

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. [+]

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.... [-]


Practical Filmmaking Summer Course

Arts University Bournemouth - Summer Courses
Campus Part time 3 weeks July 2019 United Kingdom Bournemouth

The UK film industry continues to be one of the world’s greatest providers of cinematic entertainment, and asks for passion, creativity, technical ability, vision, research and commitment. Ideal for those with an interest in pursuing film or media-related studies, this intense and fast-paced course will give you the chance to explore a variety of roles within the filmmaking process and develop an understanding of both the creative and technical aspects of making a film. [+]

About

From scriptwriting to finished film, a chance to learn about the fundamentals of filmmaking.

Course highlights include:

Create a short film from initial idea through to post-production Learn the fundamentals of filmmaking Storyboard Development: Narrative Techniques Script Writing and Developing Drafts Production Design Casting and Rehearsals The Art of Directing; Working with Actors Lighting a Scene Camera Angles and Shot Selection 2 – 3 Days Live Film Shooting Editing and Post Production techniques Sound Editing Film screening with a group critique

The UK film industry continues to be one of the world’s greatest providers of cinematic entertainment and asks for passion, creativity, technical ability, vision, research and commitment. Ideal for those with an interest in pursuing film or media-related studies, this intense and fast-paced course will give you the chance to explore a variety of roles within the filmmaking process and develop an understanding of both the creative and technical aspects of making a film.... [-]


Photography, Video and Graphic Design Summer Junior Course

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Spain 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 images and edit your own editorial magazine! [+]

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.... [-]


Summer Intensives 2016 Journalism Program

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 USA New York

Join the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and top New York journalists for exciting, two-week summer intensive courses in the media capital of the world. [+]

Make news this summer in New York City! Join the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and top New York journalists for exciting, two-week summer intensive courses in the media capital of the world. Join us for a two-week course, or take two courses during the whole month of July.

Summer Intensives are 2-week journalism classes in July. These short courses cover the most essential skills for today’s media professional. You will learn exciting journalism tools and techniques from our professors. You will share a memorable learning experience with students from the United States and the world. And you will practice your craft in the real world with real people while getting to know New York City inside and out.... [-]


Summer Course - Digital Storytelling

Winterline Global Skills
Campus Full time 6 weeks September 2019 Czech Republic Prague United Kingdom London + 2 more

From a quick video on Facebook to a big budget movie, people love stories. What’s your story? Learn how to tell it. Writing a script. Lighting a scene. Storyboarding, editing, sound recording – every process and skill. You’ll learn from professionals: BBC writers and University of the Arts instructors in Stockholm. You’ll explore future technologies like VR and drone piloting. And of course, you’ll make your own short film, and also get to attend an international film festival. [+]

Discover Your Passions. The Best Summer Ever. Travel the world, build skills, and fuel your passions during Winterline Global Skills' Summer programs. You’ll gain hands-on experience in your areas of interest, discover what make you tick, and build lifelong friendships. You’ll understand how what you do impacts others throughout the world, and learn how to build from it. If you’re considering a field of study but not sure yet if it’s right for you, this is your opportunity to try it out while working with and learning from our incredible partner organizations. Get ready for the best summer ever.

JULY 1 – AUGUST 11, 2017

Digital Storytelling

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21st-century Digital Storytelling

Helsinki Summer School
Campus Full time 10 days August 2019 Finland Helsinki

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 authentic experiences of how to design, implement and assess digital video stories. [+]

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.).... [-]