Development studies, Media, Political science, Public policy, Sociology, Technology

Annenberg LogoOrganized by the Center for Media and Communication Studies (CMCS) at the Central European University (CEU); Internews Network; the Center for Global Communication Studies (CGCS) at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania; Center for Democracy and Technology

Course date

20 June - 1 July, 2011
Extended application deadline:
20 March, 2011

Target group

The course is intended for communication, human rights, or technology professionals and researchers working in policy advocacy organizations, NGOs, media development agencies; as well as policy-makers, activists, academics (including PhD student and advanced MA students), journalists or other media practitioners with demonstrated interest in communication policy change.



Familiarity with course topics and a demonstrated interest in communication, policy advocacy and technology. Must be able to demonstrate how the course will be useful in future work, activities and/or studies.

Language requirement

The language of instruction is English, thus all applicants have to demonstrate a strong command of spoken and written English to be able to participate actively in discussions at seminars and workshops. Some of the shortlisted applicants may be contacted for a telephone interview.