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Semester Work and Study: Journalism and Communication Program in Seville, Spain

Seville, Spain

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

GlobalEd’s Semester Work and Study: Journalism and Communication Program in Seville, Spain offers a unique opportunity for students pursing a degree in the field of media to take courses specific to their major (in English or Spanish) while performing an internship for credit. No knowledge of Spanish is required for this program. Internships can include experiences such as working with a bilingual publication, writing and publishing articles for online portals, investigation, interviews, photography, SEO, etc... This Work and Study program provides a full study abroad experience including: airport pickup and program orientation, full time enrollment at EUSA where you’ll take courses in English or Spanish to satisfy home school credits, housing options, activities and excursions, comprehensive medical insurance. GlobalEd’s Journalism and Communication Track requires students to choose from a selection of related courses, as well as, have the option to perform an internship of up to 120 hours of work in the field. Our Track programs are designed to increase your employability in the field, develop your self-awareness and teamwork skills through Myers Briggs training, and teach you how to market these experiences in a resume.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Live and study in Seville Spain during a fall or spring semester
  • Perform an internship in the media sector (120 hours) complementing your university degree
  • Turn your knowledge of Spanish into a tool you can use with your next employer and throughout your career
  • Enroll full-time at the University of Seville taking transferable classes to satisfy requirements at your home university
  • Experience the culture through our local activities and excursions
  • Empower your resume through our cultural training and Myers Briggs sessions
  • Receive post program support in your job search


 

HOST INSTITUTION

The University Campus EUSA is considered one of Seville, Spain’s most modern learning environments. Located in the heart of Seville, capital of Andalusia, this institution forms part of the University of Seville and has been offering undergraduate degrees in Tourism and Hospitality, Advertising, Journalism, and Audiovisual Communication and since 1961. Currently, more than twenty different nationalities form part of this global campus including Spanish, English, German, Norwegian, and American students. This institution fosters cultural exchange and coexistence among young people around the world.

 

CAREER PREPARATION

GlobalEd’s mission is to help its program participants develop marketable skills and increase their employability for when they set out in their careers. As part of our commitment to this mission, GlobalEd has created a series of professional development sessions designed to empower students using world renowned Myers Briggs training to increase self-awareness, interact more effectively with people from different cultures, work more effectively in teams and to become a more successful leader. GlobalEd uses in-house certified MBTI practitioners to work with students to increase their cognitive awareness of personality type and to help them develop procedural knowledge of how to implement the tool sometimes bathmate throughout their study abroad program and their careers.

Housing

Housing is a key element to the success of any study abroad experience. As a program participant you will have the option to live in a self-catered apartment with locals and other international students, or upgrade to a local family and receive a full meal plan (3 meals per day, 7 days per week), laundry and cleaning service. Living with a local family is a wonderful opportunity to improve your Spanish language skills and expose you to the local foods and customs. ALL housing options have full WIFI access.

Student life

Both GlobalEd and EUSA will provide you with numerous opportunities to explore the city, get to know your surroundings and meet locals through cultural activities, walking tours of the city, visiting museums and local monuments. We will also assist you to get a local “intercambio” or language exchange partner, which is the best way to immerse yourself in the local culture.

Cultural Activities

The calendar of activities will be posted at the beginning of each term. Activities will vary depending on the time of year.
  • Horse & Carriage
  • Walking Tour
  • Tapas Night Out
  • April Fair
  • Semana Santa
  • Arab Tea
  • Flamenco Show
  • Language Exchange Partner

Trips and Excursions

This program typically includes excursions to the cities of Cordoba (day trip), Granada (overnight) and the Roman ruins of Italica (day trip). However, excursion destinations and travel dates may vary from term to term. Aside from programmed excursions, students often join other international students on independent trips offered by local travel companies. Examples of such excursions are:
  • Gibraltar
  • Lagos, Portugal
  • Morocco
  • London
  • Rome
  • Amsterdam

 

Study Abroad Program Gallery

 

We love to welcome our students to a traditional dinner on the first night of arrival
students learning to make gazpacho
company visits are a big component of our faculty-led programs
Another site visit to Genera Games
Meeting with guest speakers
This program had 7 planned site visits
Classroom facilities are provided for faculty to teach their courses
Having coffee with friends is a great way to bond
EUSA Recording Room
EUSA Multimedia Stations
EUSA Lobby
EUSA University Campus
EUSA Students

 

Study Abroad Program Pricing

 

Fall 2018 Work and Study EUSA

$12,900

Datesmid Sept - mid Dec 2018
Application Deadline30 June 2018

Spring 2018 Work and Study EUSA

$13,900

Dates31 January - 25 May 2018
Application Deadline1 November 2017

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