Top Summer Courses in Journalism and Mass Communication
Summer courses are an excellent way to receive additional training in a specific field of study or may bridge the gap between two academic years. A wide variety of subject matter is available to those interested in enrolling in a summer course.
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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Our International STEM Scholars program will prepare you for graduate engineering programs by providing focused training in academic speaking and research writing. During
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.
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.
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds
Professional coaching, interactive workshops and a variety of debating opportunities create a stimulating environment where our summer students can immerse themselves in
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....
United Kingdom, Saint Andrews, Cambridge, USA, New Haven+ 1 More
Prague Film Institute offers summer courses every year. They are shorter courses during which our teachers give you the very fundamentals from the world of film: screenwr
Prague Film Institute offers summer courses every year. They are shorter courses during which our teachers give you the very fundamentals from the world of film: screenwriting, cinematography, editing and computer game design. Choose a topic that is closest to your heart and that interests you the most. Upgrade your education during your holidays and take advantage of the Prague Film Institute summer courses. Get inspired by experienced lecturers and learn practical skills from the best filmmakers.
Have you traveled abroad and done nothing for too long? Come take part in our Prague Film Institute summer courses. Start your career in directing, production or animation. Get inspired by world-renowned filmmakers. Every year we prepare specialized courses for you during the summer where you can improve your knowledge in a particular area. Whether it is theme, screenwriting, camera, editing or directing, there is something for everyone at our film school....
ESRA - École Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle
This program introduces students to directing, shooting, and editing a short movie (3 to 5 minutes long).
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. ...
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
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.
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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
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
United Kingdom, Manchester, Ireland, Dublin, York, London+ 2 More
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
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.
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, researc
21st July - 7th August 2020 (3 weeks)
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
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
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....
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 fi
June Workshop: May 31 – June 27
July Workshop: June 28 – July 25
August Workshop: July 26 – Aug. 25
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....
This course is a one-week workshop related with visual arts. Learn to develop visual concepts and create content for digital media!
THIS COURSE IS HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGEThe term 'storytelling' is used in a narrow sense to refer specifically to oral storytelling and nowadays it refers also to narrative techniques in other media.
We live in a world surrounded by stories. All the images that we receive make part of a story designed to generate a link with us and make them memorable. Each campaign, each poster, each picture, each logo, can tell a great story.
This one-week workshop will help students to gain a deep understanding of visual language and learn how to develop a concept that can be told on different platforms.
Understand the fundamentals of transmedia storytelling
At the start of this course we visit an art exhibition and research the accompanying media, such as catalogues, website, flyers etc. Based on your experience you develop
»RE.ACTION – ARTISTIC DIALOGUES«
BE INSPIRING AND GET INSPIRED - SHARE YOUR KNOWLEDGE - AND GET NEW WORK DONE!
At the start of this course we visit an art exhibition and research the accompanying media, such as catalogues, website, flyers etc. Based on your experience you develop an artwork responding to the exhibition. You are free to choose your preferred media, such as drawing, typography, photography, installation etc., and are encouraged to blend them.
At the following step each work rotates to another student and acts thereupon as a starting point for his/her new artistic response. This rotation principle varies by a defined schedule during the 2-week-term regarding space, time, rhythm, media or team partners. We discuss how the results interdependent, what media qualities emerge, and how to create image documentation of the process that is adequate to the individual results....
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 on
CEEA International Summer Class
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....
TRANSFERSKILLS 2019 (www.transferskills.be) is a two-week summer school organised at Ghent University (Belgium) from July 8 to 19, 2019, offering a toolbox of transferrab
Are you looking for a way to lift your performance and make your approach highly appreciated in any professional environment?
Transferskills 2019 (www.transferskills.be) is a two-week summer school organised at Ghent University (Belgium) from July 8 to 19, 2019, offering a toolbox of transferrable skills that determine HOW you do the job, as opposed to technical skills, determining WHAT you do.
Transferskills 2019 offers training in teamwork and motivation, meeting skills, presentation and (popular) writing skills, relational behaviour, conflict handling, cross-cultural intelligence, project management, job-seeking, CV writing and interviewing skills, research ethics, etc. The training modules will allow you to do more in less time and create a healthy and pleasant work environment. ...
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....
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
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....
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
CICERO Learning & Media Education Research Centre, University of Helsinki
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600-900 EUR Learn more
Professor Hannele Niemi
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.)....