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*UTK Old World-New Media: International Journalism
Prague, Czech Republic
Program Terms: Mini-Term
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Budget Sheets Mini-Term
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Hotel Program Type: Faculty-led
Open to non-UTK Students: No
Program Description:

Study abroad in the heart of Europe!

Program Description

This program is designed to provide students with an overview of international journalism and broadcasting with a focus on how various nations and international broadcasting organizations are using new media to cover and report news.  Students will learn how an international broadcasting organization (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty) is reaching audiences throughout Central and Eastern Europe.  In addition, students will explore the role of foreign correspondents and visit Czech radio and TV operations to learn how they are using new media techniques.


Students will receive 3 credits for JEM 494 or 510.


Students will be housed in double occupancy rooms at Hotel Ibis in Old Town Prague.


In addition to visiting course-related sites and popular attractions in Prague, students will enjoy excursions to Karlstein Castle and Pilsen.

Faculty Contact

Dr. Sam Swan
333 Communications Building
Phone: (865) 974-5123

This program is currently not accepting applications.