The Minor in Film and Media Studies combines three emphases—media history and theory, experiential learning in media creation, and media and social justice—that are grounded in the program faculty's understanding of the study of media to be inextricably linked to questions of power, rights, human development, and self-determination.
The science and practice of communications is an area of expertise and engagement across Georgetown schools.
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The Department of Linguistics sponsors this M.A. program in the study of sociolinguistics, discourse analysis, and pragmatics. Students learn how to use these skills to solve concrete problems in workplace settings, institutions, and professions that depend largely upon language to accomplish their goals.
The Minor in Journalism, housed in Georgetown's English Department, offers undergraduate students an opportunity to practice journalism and explore critical literacy and scholarly critique in the field of journalism.
Communication, Culture, and Technology is a graduate program at Georgetown University. The program explores the relationship between changing technology and changing cultures, including research, government, media, business, and communication.
The Master of Professional Studies in Journalism Program in the School of Continuing Studies offers a comprehensive, hands-on curriculum that helps students develop and master the core reporting and writing skills that are essential to journalism, while emphasizing the contemporary digital and entrepreneurial skills that place them in high demand in this ever-changing world of content creation and distribution.
The Master of Professional Studies in Public Relations and Corporate Communications program in the School of Continuing Studies provides students with the opportunity to learn strategic thinking, clear writing, and digital best practices through a curriculum immersed in a global perspective that offers multidisciplinary learning experiences and unique opportunities to work with professional clients.
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The Center for Social Impact Communication in the School of Continuing Studies promotes industry standards for responsible communication practices and educates current—and future—social impact leaders who create positive change around the world…
The Communication, Culture, and Technology Master of Arts Program explores the relationship between changing technology and changing cultures, including research, government, media, business, and communication.