Mass Communication Advising Page
Below is information on Loyola partners with programs in Mass Communication. Please, note that these are semester programs. For more information, make an appointment to speak with an advisor in the Center for International Education.
Since 1998, The Beijing Center for Chinese Studies (TBC) has provided the world an unprecedented education about China. TBC combines intensive course studies, opportunities for immersion, and academic excursions across the country to give students a well-rounded understanding of China.
Courses can be found on the TBC website under semester abroad programs, academics and then courses.
Sogang University is a Jesuit university in Seoul, Korea, offering over 30% of their courses in English. Sogang has internationally distinguished faculty and offers small classes.
Mass Communications courses and syllabi can be found in the course catalogue. (Make sure you select 'Position' and the 'Undergraduate School' and 'Courses for exchange students'). Please note that newer browsers do not always work so if you do not get a list of courses, try another browser.
Founded in 1991 following the amalgamation of four Catholic tertiary institutions in eastern Australia, ACU is a member of the publicly-funded national system of Australian universities. International students choose courses from one of 4 campuses in 3 different cities.
Course (called "unit") offerings by campus
To view Communications courses (called "units") available click here to see courses under the Business and Communication degree, or click here to see courses under the Media and Digital Journalism degree. From there, scroll down to select "Deferment, Credit points & Course units", then click on "Schedule of Unit Offerings" to see specific class descriptions.
Massey University, Albany, Palmerston North and Wellington
Founded in 1927, Massey University is a large public institution with students from more than 100 countries. It is one of the top universities in New Zealand. Communication courses are offered on all three of Massey's campuses but the main program is in Wellington.
The Università Cattolica is the largest private university in Italy and the only one operating on a national scale. It is Europe's most important Catholic university and was ranked number 11 across all Italian institutions. Located in the center of Milano, USCS offers numerous courses in English that are designed for U.S study abroad students.
The Universiteit van Amsterdam, established in 1632, is one of the largest comprehensive universities in Europe. A member of the League of European Research Universities UvA ranks among the top 30 universities in Europe and the top 100 worldwide (THE*). They offer a wide variety of interdisciplinary courses in English.
Koç University was founded in 1993 and has quickly become one of the leading universities in Turkey and a recipient of numerous international research awards. Koç ranks among the world's top 250 universities and offers all of its courses in English.
PUCE is the oldest and one of the most prestigious private universities in Ecuador. It is located in the capital of Quito which is surrounded by volcanoes and whose historic center is an important UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site.
United Kingdom and Ireland
, Staffordshire, England
Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, its beautiful campus and excellent student life. The first new UK university of the 20th century, Keele ranks in the top 3% of universities worldwide (THE). This Media program is primarily film studies and theory.
UB is located in one of the youngest and most diverse cities in the UK, with an ideal central location. The University of Birmingham was ranked at 158 among universities worldwide (THE), has produced eight Nobel Prize winners and is a member of Universitas 21 and the Russell Group.
* The Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Thomson Reuters