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Cultural Communication Competence

Term To Study: Summer 2020
Application Deadline: Dec 01, 2019
Program Starts: Jun 10, 2020
Program Ends: Jul 11, 2020
Program Category: Multi-Country
Program Fee: $4,900
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Belgium Brussels
France Paris
Contact Phone: 757.594.0328
Contact Name: Todd Lee Goen
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What is Included: Airfare, accommodation, group activities, ground transportation, and international health insurance
What is not Included: Tuition, meals, travel insurance
Program Description

Cultural Communication Competence: Interacting in a Global Environment

Brussels is the capital of Belgium and the headquarters of the European Union (EU), North Atlantic Treaty Organization, and numerous international organizations and corporations. Given the city’s stature as an international hub for commerce and politics, it is an ideal location to study various aspects of communication. Thus, this trip will allow students to explore a variety of communication phenomena in the historic and unique country of Belgium.

Course Code: COMM 340 & COMM 395 students take both courses

Quick Facts

Population: 10438353
Capital: Brussels
Per-capita GDP: $ 38200
Size: 30528 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 01:00 hour) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris

US State Department

Travel Warning: YES
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