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CIEE: Media, Design, and Social Communication Program in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Calendar Year,
Fall,
Spring
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Restrictions: Gustavus applicants only
Budget Sheets Calendar Year,
Fall
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Program Provider:
CIEE - Council on International Educational Exchange
Program Term(s):
Semester/Year
Minimum Class Standing:
Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.75
Prerequisites:
Yes
Previous Language Study Req?:
Yes
Language of Instruction:
English, Portuguese
Language courses offered:
Portuguese
Language GPA:
2.5
Housing Options:
Homestay
Areas of Study:
Advertising, Art, Communication, Computer Science, Design (graphic, interior, etc.), Development Studies, Digital Arts, Engineering, Film Studies, Filmmaking, International Studies, Journalism, Latin American, Latina/o, and Caribbean Studies, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Portuguese Language & Literature, Public Relations, Sociology, Urban Studies
Additional Program Options:
Volunteer
Program Description:

Rio
CIEE Media, Design, and Social Communication Program in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Outside the U.S., Brazil is home to the biggest user bases for Facebook and YouTube. In 2013, “The Wall Street Journal” called this lively country “The Social Media Capital of the Universe.” What better place to study media, design, and social communications? CIEE’s program in Rio offers an in-depth dive into the transforming nature of contemporary media and design culture from national and global perspectives. Plus, you’ll improve your Portuguese skills and gain real-world work experience in the process.

Through intensive language study, direct enrollment, and field-based co-curricular programming, the program will foster cultural immersion, language learning, and strengthen your capacity to perform in teams and develop familiarity with relevant professional environments.

Study abroad in Brazil and you will:
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  • Increase the complexity, fluency, accuracy, and appropriateness of use of oral Portuguese in private and public settings 
  • Discuss the future of the information market in the face of the new tools and media available to both producers of content and general public
  • Manage the use of digital tools for the production of informative content
     

Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 
 



 
This program is currently not accepting applications.