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Courses and Credits

Enroll in two courses for a total of 12 credits.

Summer

Internship in Ghana

Journalism and Communications
You will be assigned to internships according to your interests and qualifications. Internships are full-time experiences for a minimum of five weeks (25 working days) of the program. Internship reports must be completed after the program ends. Internship supervisors will also complete evaluations...Read more

Media in Ghana (UO J 467/567)

Journalism and Communications
This course begins in the spring term before the program, covers the history of Ghana’s media from indigenous forms of communication to the Internet. It also examines the impact of state-owned media on media practice, and how that influence is changing with the advent of privatized media...Read more

Ghana Practicum: J409/509

Journalism and Communications
Each student will receive four additional hours of Practicum credit for work as a part of a special team project. This will involve a client project, with work submitted by sub-teams: strategy, writing, photography, digital storytelling, and design/graphics. Graduate students form the strategy/...Read more
Spring Quarter

Media in Ghana (UO J 467/567)

Journalism and Communications
This course begins in the spring term before the program, covers the history of Ghana’s media from indigenous forms of communication to the Internet. It also examines the impact of state-owned media on media practice, and how that influence is changing with the advent of privatized media...Read more