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Rabat, Morocco: Field Studies in Journalism and New Media (SIT) - Click here for more info

Affiliated Program Type: Group


Academic Focus:

  • Africana Studies
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Globalization Studies
  • Writing

Language of Instruction: English

Language Study:

  • Arabic
  • French

Eligibility Requirements: 2.5 GPA; Previous college-level coursework in writing, journalism, communications, and/or media studies, or other related fields. Strong writing skills and an interest in journalism are essential. A writing sample may be required

Full-time Course Load: 16 credits

Program Dates: Early September through mid-December or early February through mid-May.

Mandatory Coursework: Contextual Studies in Journalism: Morocco and North Africa (4 credits); Intensive Language Study: Arabic or French (3 credits); Field Ethics of Journalism in Morocco (3 credits); Independent Study in Journalism OR Internship (6 credits)

Gettysburg Pre-requisites: None

Living Arrangements: Home Stays

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