Program Details

This experiential course will introduce theories of intercultural and organizational communication within the context of French culture. Students will understand and analyze aspects of culture shock and cultural adaptation through journal analyses.
Location:
Paris, France
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Winter Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:

This experiential course will introduce theories of intercultural and organizational communication within the context of French culture. Students will understand and analyze aspects of culture shock and cultural adaptation through journal analyses.  Ethnographic analyses will enhance students’ understanding of organizational communication in France.  

Program Details

Credits Offered:

Undergraduate:

  • Communication (COMM) 307: Field Study in Communication
  • Sociology (SOCI) 395: Special Topics in Sociology

Graduate:

  • Communication (COMM) 696: Directed Readings and Research

Eligibility & Prerequisites

This program is open to all undergraduate and graduate students including students who do not attend George Mason University. Housing

Double or triple occupancy in hotels.

Cost:
Program Cost (Winter 2018): $3000 Included: Tuition (3 credits) Hotel accommodations 6 Day Museum pass (includes entrance fee to Versailles and Louvre as well as other museums) All breakfasts Welcome luncheon or dinner Lunch at the Eiffel Tower Pre-Departure Orientation International Emergency Insurance Not Included: Round-trip airfare Transportation cards (estimated at $75) Personal spending Gratuities

Additional Program Information

Scholarships:
Yes

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