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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
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year U of A Application Deadline U of A Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2022 04/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** If you are applying for an external program, please note the U of A application deadline listed may be different than the external program provider's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Advisor: Bumpers College: TBD, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: TBD, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Megan Hull Program Type: External
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
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
20%
of Europes Top Beaches
(TripAdvisor, 2018)
80%
of the Population
Speaks English
Cosmopolitan
European Lifestyle
in the Mediterranean
 
WHY UNIC?
 
12,500+
University Students
From 5 Continents
Take Classes With
Local & International
Degree-Seeking Students
160+
Degree Programs
In Almost Every Major
20 Building
Modern Urban
University Campus