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Study Abroad 2017

Summer Study Abroad Program Summer 2018

Explore Switzerland and Italy

Experience three dynamic European cities
Summer classes occur between May 14-June 20
Travel dates: June 9-20
  • Visit Geneva, Switzerland; Lugano, Switzerland; and Milan, Italy
  • Study International media and health promotion practices
  • Gain access to the World Health Organization and International Red Cross
  • Interact with students/faculty at University of Lugano
  • Meet with campaign planners and health educators in Italy and Switzerland
  • Earn up to 6 hours credit in communication courses
  • Graduate and Undergraduate course options
  • Total cost (including tuition, lodging and some meals) without airfare $3400 includes currency fluctuation

Contact: Dr. Mary Tucker-McLaughlin or
Dr. Linda Kean for more information

Undergraduate Courses Offered:
COMM 3190 Health Communication
COMM 3172 Media Effects
COMM 3063 Special Topics in Health Communication

Graduate Courses Offered:
COMM 6110 Media Effects
COMM 6240 Special Topics in Health Communication

 Communicating Across Borders
English as a Global Language and Intercultural Communication
Poland and Czech Republic
Krosno * Krakow * Prague
Dates: May 19-June 9

  • Study in three historic Central European cities with ECU Communication and English faculty
  • Meet and learn from Polish and Czech faculty and students
  • Classes offered will earn Global Diversity Credit
  • Estimated cost for three weeks in Central Europe is $3100 and includes tuition, lodging, ground transportation, day trips, theatre and museum tickets, and some meals (does not include airfare)


For for more information contact:
Dr. Lida Cope
or Dr. Deborah Thomson

Courses being offered:
LING 2050: English for Global Communication
COMM 2050: English for Global Communication
COMM 3180: Intercultural Communication
COMM 4060: Special Topics in Communication
COMM 6140: Special Topics in Communication
ENGL 4530: Special Topics Seminar
ENGL 7565: Linguistics, Education and ESL