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  • Locations: Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: University of Nicosia-Global Semesters 
  • Restrictions: U of A applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Advisor: Bumpers College: Madison Barnes, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Madison Barnes, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Megan Hull Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5
Language of Instruction: English Open to non-U of A students?: No
Click here for a definition of this term Automatic Discounts: $500/semester Housing Options: Apartment
COVID-19 Vaccination: Unknown; students must confirm with vendor directly
Program Description:
SUMMER IN CYPRUS
COMMUNICATIONS
OVERVIEW

Designed to acquaint students and future media practitioners with various laws and regulations that currently impact all forms of media, this course will exam the past, present and future of media law through cases, current events and examples that illuminate the intricate and fluid nature of communication law. Libel, obscenity, invasion of privacy, fair use doctrine, copyright, cyberbullying and other applicable laws and regulations will be explored.

The course is intended to help students understand issues pertaining to the U.S. legal system (i.e. the First Amendment) and global communication landscape in the new era of convergence media. Students will also examine ethical dilemmas journalists face in the age of digital content delivery.

CURRICULUM
Courses

Students enroll in 2 Courses and earn 6 Credits for this 4-Week Summer Program:

Required Course:
  • COMM-440: Communication Law and Media Ethics (3 Credit Hours)
Elective Courses (Select One):
  • DES-260: Photography I (3 Credit Hours)
  • EUS-210: European Cultures (3 Credit Hours)
  • GREK-101: Greek Language and Culture I (3 Credit Hours)
WHY CYPRUS?
Safest Country
In the World
For 15-29 Year Olds
2 of the Top 25
Beaches in Europe
(TripAdvisor, 2021)
80%
of the Population
Speaks English
Cosmopolitan
European Lifestyle
in the Mediterranean
 
WHY UNIC?
 
14,500+
University Students
From 6 Continents
UNIC Ciy
Modern Urban
University Campus
Ranked in
Top 250 Universities
in Europe
Ranked in
Top 3%
in the World



This program is currently not accepting applications.